Kayes v Southern Health & Social Care Trust [2024]

  • Decision Number
    NIIT 12604/20
  • Legal Body
    Northern Ireland Industrial Tribunal (NIIT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Tribunal Practice, Procedures and Jurisdictional Issues
Issues covered: Strike Out; Unless Order; Tribunal Procedure


The claimant’s claim was struck out by the Tribunal on foot of the claimant failing to comply with an unless order requiring his witness statement to be served on the Tribunal and the Respondent.    The claimant made an application requesting the strike out to be set aside.   

The claimant had brought a claim for unfair dismissal and sex discriminationThe unfair dismissal claim was already struck out as the claimant did not have the requisite one years’ service.   There were issues throughout the Case Management Preliminary HearingsThis initially began with the claimant being aggressive in one preliminary

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This article is correct at 21/02/2024

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