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Uplift in compensation for psychiatric injury - Pereira de Souza v Vinci Construction UK Ltd [CA] 04.07.17 (Unreported)

The effect of the Equality Act 2010 s.124(6) was that the 10% uplift for compensation awards for certain heads of loss resulting from Simmons v Castle [2012] EWCA Civ 1039, [2013] 1 W.L.R. 1239, [2012] C.L.Y. 852 applied to awards made in employment tribunal discrimination proceedings, including those for both psychiatric injury and injury to feelings.

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Category: Employment » Remedies; Tribunal procedure. Keyword(s): Discrimination; Psychiatric harm; Uplift. Area(s) of law: Employment.
Source: [2017] EWCA Civ 879.

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