Tag: misconduct

A word on warnings

A good summary here on warnings, process and reasons: http://www.heskethhenry.co.nz/Articles/x_post/a-word-of-warning-00254.html Interestingly, many people still think that after three warnings you… Read more »

Robert Foitzik

Linfox and the social media

Another reflection here on the Australian Linfox case in which the dismissal of a truck driver who posted offensive material… Read more »

Robert Foitzik

Sickness is not misconduct

There is still a misconception among HR professionals (and lawyers) out there that genuine sickness absence is a disciplinary matter… Read more »

Robert Foitzik

Good cause around the world

An interesting piece in this newsletter about what constitutes ‘good cause’ for dismissal in various jurisdictions. http://ecbel.whitecase.com/files/News/c259add2-c618-41ad-91c0-4adab3c2c36c/Presentation/NewsAttachment/ad70285e-8017-4175-8a6a-6f767902c937/global-employment-and-benefits-update.pdf It seems that… Read more »

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