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I have been suspended from work on full pay, I have 2 positions
I have been suspended from work on full pay, I have 2 positions one as an employee and one as a self employed Personal Trainer, I intend to invoice the owners for the amount of sessions I have lost wi… read more
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Good afternoon I have just been suspended awaiting a disciplinary hearing at my place of work for substance abuse, after failing a random drug test. I have the support of both my manager and colleague… read more
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I work as a manager of a business... i have been suspended from work on the accusation of theft! They have given me there findings and all they can see is that i have not put membership money into the… read more
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After huge management changes in my company and in the context
After huge management changes in my company and in the context of a programme of many redundancies being made with minimal consultation, I have was suspended from my job because it is claimed that I w… read more
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I recently have a staff member who has become pregnant we
I recently have a staff member who has become pregnant we have been helping in every way how the last 10 day she is coming in late leaving early, leaving her work for other staff to do and is really c… read more
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What is the fine for Employer and employee if caught been paid
What is the fine for Employer and employee if caught been paid cash ? What is the fine for employer if redundancy has been deemed unfair ?… read more
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My son is currently undergoing an apprenticeship and has recently
My son is currently undergoing an apprenticeship and has recently been accused of plagiarism at college. As a result of this he was suspended from work Pending further investigations. He was summoned … read more
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I have been suspended with pay working in UK retail store
I have been suspended with pay working in a UK retail store for stealing tobacco on camara. I know ive messed up! Im a student got caught in a desperate situation and made a bad decision. I dont know … read more
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I work in a firm where I have witnessed many wrongdoings by
I work in a firm where I have witnessed many wrongdoings by the leadership team. To date they have always managed to avoid claims being submitted by staff. I am now on the receiving end of the wrongdo… read more
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Since the end of January 2010 I have been working without an
Since the end of January 2010 I have been working without an Assistant Manager as the one I had, had been transferred to another store. A serious gap had been created which my Area Manager and my Mana… read more
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Not quite an employment situation. I am a director of a financial company with two directors, me and my wife. We use a "network" for our compliance which is registered with the Financial Services Auth… read more
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I am an RGN of many years experience. Mainly in Crisis Management
I am an RGN of many years experience. Mainly in Crisis Management etc in Private sector. I have been continually "bullied" by the most drfeadful employees ever come across in my life. Digging their he… read more
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Good morning, i have just left my previos employment of 8 months,
Good morning, i have just left my previos employment of 8 months, i believe that i have evidence to prove that this was constuctive,can i make a claim ? or is this not possible as i did not work for 1… read more
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Hi Ihave just been suspended from work for not following procedure,
Hi Ihave just been suspended from work for not following procedure, not been told if I will still get paid or not. Should I receive some payment… read more
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Hello, What could be the consequences of someone who is entitled to work (and already working) in the UK being in an illegal contract (second, part-time job)? What exactly is an illegal contract? Who … read more
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Good morning, I was until recently a carer in an old peoples
Good morning, I was until recently a carer in an old peoples home and was accused on 6th July of assaulting one of our elderly residents. There was no evidence. A member of staff had misinterpreted so… read more
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I have been working for Oxford House College for more than
I have been working for Oxford House College for more than 25 years, in March this year this private company has been taken over by an Australian owners! Since then gradually 16 staff have been made r… read more
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Hi I raised a request to my employers HR for 3 seperate accounts
Hi I raised a request to my employers HR for 3 seperate accounts of my operations manager shouting at me in the middle of the office on Thurs 15/07. On Friday 16/07 HR replied telling me to sort it ou… read more
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