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Psychiatric harm caused in the course of a dismissal
Eastwood v. Magnox et al [2005] 1 AC 503 – the House of Lords held that where an employee suffered psychiatric harm in the course of being constructively unfairly dismissed, a cause of action for personal injury accrued independently of any statutory remedy which the Claimant might have for being dismissed unfairly.

July 4, 2012 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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