Equality Decisions Review August 2017

Posted in : BEO Solutions on Employment Equality Decisions on 8 August 2017
Bernadette Treanor
Beo Solutions
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In this month’s equality feature, Bernadette Treanor, Managing Consultant with Beo Solutions, reviews the case of Irish Rail v Michael Flanagan [2017] EDA1716 and Complainant and Various (Bakery Case) [2017] ADJ-00004390.

* NOTE: Bernadette is also the chair of Legal-Island's Employment Equality Law in Ireland Update 2017 conference, taking place at Hilton Charlemont Place, Dublin on Thursday 12th October 2017.

Irish Rail v Michael Flanagan

WRC reference: ADJ-00002298

Labour Court Reference: EDA1716

Keywords: Discrimination; Disability; Reasonable Accommodation; Direct Discrimination; Comparator

The complainant, Mr. Flanagan, worked for Irish rail from 2004 until he fell ill in January

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Bernadette Treanor
Beo Solutions

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