Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 398 (Feb)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Lindsay J, Lord Davies of Coity, Mrs R Vickers

Judgment Dates: 9 February 2001


Unfair dismissal - Compensation - Calculation of award - Reduction where dismissal caused or contributed to by action of employee - Tribunal considering employer's conduct when calculating deduction from compensatory award - Whether tribunal in error - s 123(6).

The Case

An employment tribunal wrongly assessed a compensatory award when it considered extraneous matters including the employer's conduct, when determining a deduction in respect of the employee's conduct.

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