The Liver Building

Reasonable adjustments at work: Key issues & recent developments


Speaker: Emma Tegerdine

Date: Tuesday 17th March, 2020

Time: 13:00 - 15:00

Areas of Law: Employment

Competencies: A2, A4, B3, B4, B6 & B7

Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4368


This course is aimed at employment law specialists at all levels, as well as litigators and other practitioners whose practice includes employment law.

What this course will cover:

  • Who is protected
  • When the duty to make reasonable adjustments arises
  • When employers will be deemed to have constructive knowledge of a disability
  • Factors which are taken into account when assessing reasonableness
  • Adjustments to sickness absence management policies
  • Adjustments to accommodate mental health issues
  • Claims for failing to make reasonable adjustments


Speaker Biographies

Emma Tegerdine completed a law degree at Liverpool University and is a practising employment lawyer in the East Midlands. Emma has specialised in employment law since qualification, and was a Senior Law Lecturer on the LPC and GDL at Nottingham Law School for 9 years before returning to private practice in 2011.


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