The Equality Act 2010 legally protects people from discrimination in the workplace and in wider society.
It replaced previous anti-discrimination laws with a single Act, making the law easier to understand and strengthening protection in some situations. It sets out the different ways in which it’s unlawful to treat someone.
Here are the all important links to find out all you need to know:
Equality Act 2010: Legislation
Discrimination: Your Rights
Equality Advisory Support Services
Equality Act 2010: Publications