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by primus58
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:05 am
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Any advice very gratefully received...
Replies: 15
Views: 28157

Re: Any advice very gratefully received...

Most employers don't understand, until of course you have an accident at work,,,

in my case, at first they were looking for the person with the nose bleed...until I told them where the blood was coming from...
by primus58
Tue Mar 26, 2013 11:19 pm
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Any advice very gratefully received...
Replies: 15
Views: 28157

Re: Any advice very gratefully received...

...You can contact Equality commission directly who will answer questions specifically to you. email englandhelpline@equalityhumanrights.com I know that Karencraig suggested contacting the Equality Commission , however their helpline service has now been replaced by the Equality Advisory Support Se...
by primus58
Tue Mar 26, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Any advice very gratefully received...
Replies: 15
Views: 28157

Re: Any advice very gratefully received...

...If an illness is under the disability discrimination act, any abscence is recorded, but shouldnt be taken into account for monitoring purposes. Equality Act 2010 Code of Practice on Employment Avoiding discrimination during employment Sickness and absence from work 17.16 Sickness and absence fro...
by primus58
Tue Mar 12, 2013 12:31 am
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Any advice very gratefully received...
Replies: 15
Views: 28157

Re: Any advice very gratefully received...

I tried to keep it short...but I failed... This law http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2011/857/contents/made enforces this http://www.equalityhumanrights.com/uploaded_files/EqualityAct/employercode.pdf ISBN: 9780108509735 Equality Act 2010 Code of Practice on Employment Purpose of the Code 1.9 The ...
by primus58
Thu Mar 07, 2013 11:44 pm
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Any advice very gratefully received...
Replies: 15
Views: 28157

Re: Any advice very gratefully received...

£41,000 payout for Kinson teacher who suffered discrimination http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/9706141.__41_000_payout_for_Kinson_teacher_who_suffered_discrimination/ In November 2010 she was called to a meeting to discuss her “continued unacceptable level of sickness”, the tribunal in Southam...
by primus58
Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:42 am
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Any advice very gratefully received...
Replies: 15
Views: 28157

Re: Any advice very gratefully received...

Hi everyone, I'm having real problems at work, I'd be so grateful for your advice. I'm a secondary teacher (part time) and have been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis for over three years now. I've tried a range of treatments but nothing really seems to work to keep me in remission. I'm currently t...
by primus58
Tue Mar 05, 2013 3:04 am
Forum: Coping with Colitis
Topic: How old were you when you got Colitis...?
Replies: 0
Views: 2248

How old were you when you got Colitis...?

wooly-bobs wrote:Would be interesting to see current age against age when diagnosed/first symptoms sort of thing.
Okay... as you requested...
by primus58
Sun Mar 03, 2013 11:37 pm
Forum: Coping with Colitis
Topic: [POLL] Average age of sufferers (part 2)
Replies: 4
Views: 3778

Re: [POLL] Average age of sufferers (part 2)

Hi all...

I'm just refreshing this poll...


Please feel free to submit you age...
by primus58
Sun Mar 03, 2013 11:32 pm
Forum: Coping with Colitis
Topic: [POLL] Employer interaction
Replies: 4
Views: 3569

[POLL] Employer interaction

Even though this is a old post, please feel free to vote... as it would be good to see if there is any change...
by primus58
Sun Jan 27, 2013 2:20 am
Forum: What would you like to see ?
Topic: Light hearted joke section to bring a smile
Replies: 4
Views: 12767

Re: Light hearted joke section to bring a smile

Read these...

Coping with Colitis - It's not all bad...
viewtopic.php?f=26&t=5955

Coping with Colitis - Humour helps...
viewtopic.php?f=26&t=5970