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My company has informed me that me job is at risk of
My company has informed me that me job is at risk of redundancy and given me 30 days consultation period to redeploy me. I am currently signed off by my doctor for stress at work - will this affect an… read more
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I got a doctors line weeks but it stated that I should
I got a doctors line for 2 weeks but it stated that I should do 2 weeks of amended duties instead of being off for the 2 weeks. I found the same sick note online and changed it to state that I should … read more
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I'm a nurse in the UK, been off work sick from the NHS, but
I'm a nurse in the UK, been off work sick from the NHS, but have been working in my own limited company. I was not getting SSP at that time. I am just worried I will get in trouble for working in my c… read more
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I have been dismissed from my last job with Swinton Insurance
I have been dismissed from my last job with Swinton Insurance for gross misconduct on the 23rd June 2014. I appealed & this was heard on the 12th August. The appeal resulted in all offences being uphe… read more
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Hello, I have been off sick with depression. I was omly leaving
Hello, I have been off sick with depression. I was omly leaving the house to go to the doctor and dentist. My supervisor was regularly phoning and emailing me and telling me, I should get out of the h… read more
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My wife, a primary school teacher, has been signed off work
My wife, a primary school teacher, has been signed off work for two months due to work related stress. She feels her boss has been bullying and harassing her and generally not being fair. She attended… read more
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I have gone off sick this week with work related stress from
I have gone off sick this week with work related stress from a job in the NHS. I also have a part time business. Is it illegal for me to continue working for myself during sick leave? Thanks.… read more
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Good afternoon, I have been employed by an LLP for almost
Good afternoon, I have been employed by an LLP for almost 8 years, i entered into a romantic relationship with a senior partner just over 2 years ago which we kept private from work however over te pa… read more
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Hi, I am currently off work due to being signed off with work
Hi, I am currently off work due to being signed off with work related stress, I've had a month off, I had a meeting with a gateway worker today, who concentrated more on the fact that I have a bit of … read more
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I am currently on sick leave with work-related stress from
I am currently on sick leave with work-related stress from my full-time job. I have another part-time job that I do in my own time, couple of hours a week. My employer has been informed that I have st… read more
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I hope someone could help me understand what might be the consequences
I hope someone could help me understand what might be the consequences of my actions. I've worked for this company for a year and a half now, been bullied by a certain member of staff. My manager rece… read more
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I was a victim of workplace bullying for nearly 12 months.
I was a victim of workplace bullying for nearly 12 months. Firstly, direct from the VP directly leading me and then in the fall out from his quite public business battles with another VP - I and my te… read more
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I have been ill for four weeks,(overactive thyroid), and unable
I have been ill for four weeks,(overactive thyroid), and unable to work demanding 24hr at weekend shifts.(Supporting 4 profoundly disabled people). I have sick notes off my doctor to cover the last fo… read more
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i work for hsbc in a 3 person team,-one member of said team
i work for hsbc in a 3 person team,-one member of said team was off work on long term sick leave for 11 months, this impacted on our area-to cover this person i had to get into work at 6.30am, when it… read more
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hi my partner is a beauty therapist. She has just returned
hi my partner is a beauty therapist. She has just returned to work after carpal tunnel surgery and time off sick, during which she received SSP. She gave a client a massage the other day and her carpa… read more
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My wife, who works in a doctors surgery, revealed a list of
My wife, who works in a doctor's surgery, revealed a list of 6 patient names hand written on a notice board, who had been admitted to hospital (no other details, names only and no medical deatils) on … read more
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hello i am patrick dann i have been working for an american
hello i am patrick dann i have been working for an american based audio visual company for almost 2 years, supplying in house audio visual support to a bank based in canary wharf just over 2 months ag… read more
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hi IM ENQUIRING FOR MY DAUGHTER as she has been off sick from
hi IM ENQUIRING FOR MY DAUGHTER as she has been off sick from work with stress and stupidly as I have now found out her sick notes were altered by her as she felt the doctor didnt explain her stress l… read more
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