From the Daily Telegraph:

Baldness is not a disability, an employment tribunal has ruled, after a former teacher complained he was harassed by his pupils and called “baldy.” James Campbell, 61, said schoolchildren perceived his lack of hair as a sign of weakness and told the hearing that he was a victim of disability discrimination.

But the tribunal in Glasgow decided that being bald could not be regarded as an impairment. Robert Gall, the tribunal’s employment judge, added: “It seems to me to take the definition of impairment too far if baldness of itself is to be regarded as being an impairment.”

Seth Godin’s shiny head. A disability or a logo in its own right?

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