Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 112 (Sep)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Judge Reid QC, Mr D Lambert and Miss D Whittingham

Judgment Dates: 5 September 2002


Employment - Practice - Discrimination - Disability - Employee bringing complaint of disability discrimination by employers out of time - Tribunal refusing to exercise discretion and allow claim to proceed - Whether tribunal in error - s 8.

The Case

In the instant case, there had been nothing in the employee's originating application which could properly be regarded as indicating a disability discrimination claim. In those circumstances, the employment tribunal had been entitled to find that a complaint of disability discrimination had been made out of time.

Practice Areas

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