Employee demoted after sick leave wins £40,000 payout
Employment tribunal award in Heather Aitken's disability discrimination case against VisitScotland. She was dismissed by her employer after refusing to accept a reduced role following her return to work after suffering depressionhttp://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/firms-urged-to-tackle-mental-health-discrimination-after-worker-receives-almost-40000-x.118386058
Category: Employment » Disability discrimination; Dismissal. Keyword(s): Mental health. Area(s) of law: Employment.