Beliefs | Employers must protect 'ethical vegans'

Employers must protect 'ethical vegans'

Any employee has the right to adhere to their own personal beliefs in the workplace, whether that is adopting a religion or following their own philosophical beliefs, an individual is protected from discrimination under the Equality Act 2010.

Now a landmark employment tribunal has found that ‘ethical veganism’ will be considered a philosophical belief whose followers will be protected by law.

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