STOP PRESS : Updated Vento Bands
The Presidents of Employment Tribunals in England & Wales and Scotland have issued further joint guidance updating updating the bands initially set by Vento v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police  EWCA Civ 1871 known colloquially updating the as the 'Vento Bands' which guide awards for injury to feelings
As of 6th April 2020 these stand at -
- £900 - £9,000 for 'lower band' cases (usually concerning a one-off minor act);
- £9,000 - £27,000 for 'middle band' cases (usually concerning a one off serious act such as dismissal or more lengthy acts);
- £27,000 - £45,000 for 'upper band' cases (usually concerning lengthy campaigns of harassment or very serious actions)"