Overweight detective wins £10,000 for her hurt feelings after boss told her she would feel better if she stopped ‘drinking gallons of coke’
- DC Kerry Moth, 46, was told to take more responsibility over diet, tribunal heard
- Devon and Cornwall policewoman suffers from chronic condition fibromyalgia
- On average she had 76 days off work per year over 10-year period, hearing told
- Tribunal had ruled she had been discriminated against on grounds of disability
An overweight detective with fibromyalgia who felt humiliated when a higher-ranking officer said she might feel better if she stopped ‘drinking gallons of coke’ was awarded £10,000 in compensation yesterday.
Detective Constable Kerry Moth, 46, was told to take more responsibility over her diet, an employment tribunal in Exeter heard.
Detective Sergeant Daryl Marvelly said …….