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Surge in disability discrimination cases at employment tribunals

Surge in disability discrimination cases at employment tribunals

The Financial Times - 13 January 2020

Companies are noticing an increase in workers willing to lodge mental health issue claims in employment tribunals. This follows the abolition of hearing fees and has caused a rise in disability discrimination cases.

Paul Quain, employment lawyer at GQ|Littler, said: “There is some anecdotal evidence that claims related to mental health issues, including stress and anxiety, are on the rise.”


 

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