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DISCRIMINATION - Prohibited grounds - Mental or physical disability

Friday, May 18, 2018 @ 8:33 AM  

Appeal by the Board of Trustees of the Canadian Elevator Industry Welfare Trust Fund from a decision by the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission Board of Inquiry in favour of the respondent, Skinner. The appellant managed a Plan that provided health and related benefits for employees and former employees working in the unionized sector of the Canadian elevator industry. The respondent was an elevator mechanic eligible for coverage under the Plan. In 2010, the respondent was involved in a serious automobile accident that rendered him unable...