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Employment Law - Wrongful dismissal damages - Occupation - Executive and management - Damages for mental distress - Wallace damages

Thursday, March 16, 2017 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the defendant, Zochem, from a damages award in favour of the plaintiff, Doyle. The plaintiff worked for the defendant for nine years, most recently as supervisor of a zinc oxide production plant and health and safety coordinator. The plaintiff had 20 years’ experience supervising employees. She was the only woman who worked at the plant. Her job required cooperation with Rogers, the plant maintenance manager, an employee the defendant regarded as irreplaceable. Rogers sexually harassed the plaintiff. He commented favourably on her breasts, made...