Care workers win £90k after wrongful dismissal


Posted on November 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Two specialist care workers have been awarded a total of £90,000 compensation in settlement of a wrongful dismissal claim.

Gail Freeman,52 a health care assistant and Steve Wood, 39, a community support worker, were on duty at a secure mental health ward at Tees Esk & Wear NHS Trust in 2003 attempting to calm a severely disturbed patient who had attempted suicide.

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