Gomes v Industrial Temps Ltd & Snegiriova [2020]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Decision Number
    NIIT 10159/19
  • Legal Body
    Northern Ireland Industrial Tribunal (NIIT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Discrimination and Equality, Tribunal Practice, Procedures and Jurisdictional Issues
Issues covered: Race Discrimination; Time Limits; Prima facie case

The claimant is a black Spanish National who was originally from Guinea-Bissau.  The first respondent is a recruitment agency who the claimant had engaged with in relation to ‘process operative’ jobs.  The second respondent is an Account Co-ordinator for Greiner Packaging and had worked in the Industrial Temps offices in her role overseeing recruitment, registration, testing and inducting workers into Greiner Packaging and Linden Food.

The issue arose when the claimant registered through Facebook with Industrial Temps looking for work in Greiner Packaging.  There was some confusion at first instance with the claimant believing that she would be meeting the second respondent

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This article is correct at 17/08/2020

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