Biscuit firm ordered to pay sacked worker £8000
Successful employment tribunal case brought by George Hope against United Biscuits. The employee fell after climbing on to a pallet to reach the radio and was later dismissed because his employer believed that he had tried to mislead them about what happened because it breached health and safety regulations.Link to Herald article
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Category: Employment » Dismissal; Health and safety at work. Area(s) of law: Employment; Litigation; Crime.