Jan 10

White collar workplace drug testing on the increase

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If you think a couple of glasses of wine at lunch or taking a few sleeping pills before bed is OK because you work a desk job or do not operate heavy machinery, take heed. While workplace drug testing is legislated in the mining and transport industries, more white collar industries are showing…

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May 23

Office worker awarded $6000 for unfair dismissal

Posted by Dave Griffith

An office worker who brought a bottle of liqueur to work then was sacked when she turned up the next day seemingly¬†hung over, has¬†been awarded more than $6000 for unfair dismissal. Sarah Anderson, who worked at the Whakatane Beacon, said that she had an extended visit to the toilet to deal with her…

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