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Jefferies banker misled tribunal in disability case

Shared from on 9 February 2017

A City banker has lost a disability discrimination case against Jefferies, the US investment bank, with a judge finding he misled the tribunal.

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Jefferies banker misled tribunal in disability case

Shared from on 9 February 2017

A City banker has lost a disability discrimination case against Jefferies, the US investment bank, with a judge finding he misled the tribunal.

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Sick Amazon ‘elves’ face sack

Shared from on 11 December 2016

Workers for the online retail giant Amazon are being threatened with the sack if they take four days off sick, even if they have a doctor’s note

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Sick Amazon ‘elves’ face sack

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Workers for the online retail giant Amazon are being threatened with the sack if they take four days off sick, even if they have a doctor’s note

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‘See past my disability, give me a job’

Shared from on 9 December 2016

June is disabled and was unable to find a job for three years.

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‘See past my disability, give me a job’

Shared from on 9 December 2016

June is disabled and was unable to find a job for three years.

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Argos agency staff get extra 80p an hour up to Christmas – if they don’t go sick | Law | The Guardian

Shared from on 17 October 2016

Lawyer says ‘uplift’ for temporary workers at Essex depot could amount to indirect disability discrimination

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Disabled people can take jobs left by EU migrants

Shared from on 11 October 2016

I backed Remain at the referendum but as a democrat I’m clear that the British people have voted to leave the EU, and it’s the job of politicians to implement this, making Brexit a success.

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Indian firms change disability policies

Shared from on 6 January 2016

Major companies in both the private and public sector are beginning to change attitudes to disability, as Shilpa Kannan reports from Delhi.

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Ken Livingstone would be suspended for racist jibes. Taunts over mental health should be treated the same way

Shared from on 19 November 2015

Ken Livingstone's comments towards Kevan Jones MP have not just highlighted his attitude towards mental health, but confusion in the way the Labour leadership treats such unacceptable behaviour.

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Iain Duncan Smith plans changes to benefit assessments

Shared from on 24 August 2015

Ian Duncan Smith plans a shake-up of work capability tests to get more people off sickness benefit.

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Wanted by the BBC: a new weather presenter who ‘must be disabled’

Shared from on 28 May 2015

The corporation are looking for someone who does not 'need to be an expert' but does need to have a disability.

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Wanted by the BBC: a new weather presenter who ‘must be disabled’

Shared from on 28 May 2015

The corporation are looking for someone who does not 'need to be an expert' but does need to have a disability.

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Bosses face sizeism writs if obesity is ruled a disability

Shared from on 9 June 2014

A test case before the European Court of Justice will determine whether EU law bans discrimination on grounds of obesity. (PT to report on Thursday)

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Disabled staff deliver benefits for companies who get past prejudice

Shared from on 8 May 2014

Scheme to dispel the myths about taking on disabled employees spells out the benefits to companies' bottom lines.

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