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My company has found a series of inter-office emails between
My company has found a series of inter-office emails between low and mid level staff that makes racist, sexist and derogatory comments and imagery against me as their line manager. There are three peo… read more
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Hi, I have a question. I have been suspended from work for making a few mistakes mainly by forgetting to put information on application forms. A few years ago I suffered a small bleed on the brain and… 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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A bank employee was dismissed fot theft from a shared till.
A bank employee was dismissed fot theft from a shared till. They have chronic depression that lead to alcohol dependance. The day of the alleged theft they were recovering from a binge so a genuine mi… read more
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I have been suspended regarding a gross misconduct claims.
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My partner is currently suspended from her retail job after
My partner is currently suspended from her retail job after she served her mother (against policy to serve family or friends) and gave her an unautherised discount of 10% which she thought she was ell… read more
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Other than breaching a companys gross misconduct policy,
Other than breaching a company's 'gross misconduct' policy, can an employee be dismissed without first entering that company's disciplinary procedure?… read more
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I have been summary dismissed for clocking offences on an electronic
I have been summary dismissed for clocking offences on an electronic clocking system No process for the use of the system was produced at the disciplinary hearings I (and others) are not aware of a pr… read more
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hi, I was in a fight with my line manager. he struck me first,
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