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My son as come home from work I'll without informing his employer
My son as come home from work I'll without informing his employer and did not clock out can this be classed as gross misconduct he has had a back tooth taken out and came home in agony.… read more
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i returned to work after being sick and work nights for service
i returned to work after being sick and work nights for service Birmingham; whilst at work my manager was not in and I had closed my eyes; my section manager who than came across to where I was sittin… read more
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Good evening. Sorry to write so late. I have a concern about
Good evening. Sorry to write so late. I have a concern about an incident which happened at I have since had an investigation and am now being disciplined for it. I am a Store Manager. I had worked 7am… read more
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I have been suspended from work last week. The allegation is
I have been suspended from work last week. The allegation is that I have been using other people's terminals without consent and that I have preformed exchanges for customers with out their prescience… read more
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As I was leaving work the other day, someone on a bike
Hi As I was leaving work the other day, someone on a bike nearly crashed into me, I beeped my horn and he came to the side of my car and started to threaten me, saying that he was going to kill me whe… read more
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Alice H
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Hi I have just been suspended from work on suspicion of theft
Hi I have just been suspended from work on suspicion of theft even tho the item was still in the work place. I work with jewellery and my job is to clean up old jewellery we receive the items in bags … read more
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Incompetance or incapability ? I have an employee who was
Incompetance or incapability ? I have an employee who was given a job on Monday morning, which should take approximately 6 hours to complete, he was told that it needed to be completed and ready for c… read more
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I am working for local authority for 10 yrs when i am on duty
I am working for local authority for 10 yrs when i am on duty i visit to store for buy food items store assistant put alligation for theft food item i am on uniform and like to take break and buy food… read more
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Hi,my husband got suspended today for purchasing an item (he
Hi,my husband got suspended today for purchasing an item (he has the receipt which is counter signed by another member of staff)which is below the recommended selling price he works for tesco ,he had … read more
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hello, i was given a disaplinary yesterday for customer care
hello, i was given a disaplinary yesterday for customer care and store standards and given a final warning and because i had one from may 2011 so was dismissed, on the customer care a customer has put… read more
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wonder if you could help/advise. My Husband currently works
wonder if you could help/advise. My Husband currently works for a large bookmakers and is currently not a member of a union (although looking to join). After a violent incident at work in which my hus… read more
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My son was on an apprenticeship and in his 9th month of employment.
My son was on an apprenticeship and in his 9th month of employment. He has been summarily dismissed for briefly watching pornographic material on his laptop at work. He has not been able to access the… read more
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Dear Ben, My brother has just been suspended for his job
Dear Ben, My brother has just been suspended for his job gross misconduct, which he believes is unjustified. The facts of the case are as follows: My brother is Regional Manager at a mental health cha… read more
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hi, my partner has been dismissed from work with the company
hi, my partner has been dismissed from work with the company citing gross misconduct 'maltreatment of a customer' as the reason. he went to work on thursday following a minor incident with a customer … read more
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Ive worked as a mortgage adviser for a Bank for 33years and
Ive worked as a mortgage adviser for a Bank for 33years and have just been suspended for gross misconduct- they said Ive falsified a customer employment reference when I hadnt but admit didnt check it… read more
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My son who is 16 has been sacked from his first Saturday job
My son who is 16 has been sacked from his first Saturday job at a well-known supermarket for taking a small bite of a baguette which he was on the way to throw into the bin as it was damaged and could… read more
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During a disciplinary process I raised a formal grievance prior
During a disciplinary process I raised a formal grievance prior to the start of the formal meeting and asked that it be dealt with first as it related to the conduct of the procedure itself. This was … read more
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Suspended - Until Further Notice (which I presume to be investigation
Suspended - Until Further Notice (which I presume to be investigation this was not specified nor was any documentation given to me) I arrived at work today and was suspended pending investigation for … read more
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