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Tribunals’ response to consultation re psychiatric injury awards - Response to judicial consultation Employment Tribunal awards for injury to feelings and psychiatric injury following De Souza v Vinci Construction (UK) Ltd [2017] EWCA Civ 879

In response to a consultation on employment tribunal awards following Pereira de Souza v Vinci Construction UK Ltd (CA (Civ Div)), the Presidents of the Employment Tribunals state they do not consider that they can accept the invitation of a small number of consultees to conduct a wide-ranging review and reform of awards for injury to feelings generally and the Vento bands in particular, and are to issue Presidential Guidance on 5 September 2017 to take effect on 11 September 2017, to be published separately to the response.

Link to response in PDF
Category: Employment » Remedies. Keyword(s): Damages; Psychiatric injury. Area(s) of law: Employment; Litigation.
Source: Tribunals Judiciary; Employment Tribunals (Scotland).

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