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only for ben jonesgood day Ben. In the meeting in which my company fired me, the Hr manager sent me an email the 30 th of October saying the meeting will be the 31st. she did not say it will be to fir… read more
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for Ben Jones. My wife was dismissed on the grounds of ill
for Ben Jones. My wife was dismissed on the grounds of ill health capability, was employed for six years, had no previous warnings (of any kind), was on ten weeks of a three month phased return (the p… read more
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I have just been made redundant. There are a number of factors
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