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Employment tribunal finds long covid is a disability
21/06/2022
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Shani Alexander
Shani Alexander, Senior reporter

A UK employment tribunal has held that long covid is a disability, allowing a caretaker who was dismissed from his job to bring a claim of disability discrimination against his former employer.

In its judgment, the tribunal in Scotland concluded that the novel coronavirus left Terence Burke with “substantial and long-term” side effects.

 


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