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Jones & Shingler v Loppington House Ltd - Tribunal's failure to consider evidence [2006] EAT

Mrs Jones and Mrs Shingler were both nurses at Loppington House, a home for adults with severe learning difficulties. In 2004 agency nurses working alongside them alleged that they had been been guilty of aggressive and abusive behaviour towards a patient. The outcome was that Mrs Jones and Mrs Shingler were both dismissed on the grounds of gross misconduct. As a result they lost the POVA certification required under Care Standards Act 2000 Part VII to work with vulnerable adults.

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