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Disciplinary and dismissal procedures: a guide to the essentials
  1. Reg Lloyd

    Reg Lloyd was a deep sea diver before training as a barrister. He now works for Eastgate Assistance which operates the BVA Legal Advice Helpline.


IT is to be hoped that, in a veterinary practice, recourse to disciplinary action will rarely be necessary. However, occasions will inevitably arise when disciplinary rules are breached or events occur when an employer will have to take disciplinary or dismissal action against an employee. In this article, Reg Lloyd gives guidance on the procedure that must be followed in such circumstances.

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