Unfair discrimination on the ground of disability – Employers should proceed with caution to avoid getting “burnt”


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Two interesting South African decisions, both dealing with the employment of firefighters, illustrate important principles relating to potential claims where an employee alleges unfair discrimination on the basis of a disability or an analogous ground.

The case of South African Municipal Workers Union obo Damons v City of Cape [more…]