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October 9, 2019

A roof worker who was sacked for calling in sick and later told to "f... off" when he asked for his final pay has been awarded $20,000.

Just two months into working for AB Roofing Limited, Jack Lane was told "harden up or no more job" when he called in sick on Anzac Day...

September 23, 2019

A victim of bullying in the police was asked by a senior sergeant whether her complaints could be put down to her period.

She said it was then she realised nobody in the police was willing to take bullying complaints seriously.

HR Matters Tip:

Employers are responsible fo...

August 20, 2019

An Indian restaurant in Wanaka must pay a former worker $86,600 after replacing him while he was on holiday and falsely telling Immigration New Zealand (INZ) he had no plans to return.

HR Matters Tip:

As an employer, you're legally obligated to provide your employees a...

August 15, 2019

A cleaner, who was sacked on the street after asking why her hours had been reduced, has been awarded $23,000 by the Employment Relations Authority.

HR Matters Tip:

Ensure that you have correct disciplinary processes in place and provide under-performing staff a reason...

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