Jul 28

Woman complains about losing leave after being snow-bound

Posted by Dave Griffith

A Christchurch woman employed by a printing firm is upset she has lost two days annual leave after heavy snowfall trapped her at home with her children this week. The woman, who is in her late 20s, does not want to be named. She says her employer has penalised staff for not getting…

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Jun 21

Union claims “horrendous” workplace bullying in Christchurch

Posted by Dave Griffith

The Unite Union has claimed today that incidents of “horrendous” workplace bullying have risen sharply as businesses struggle to deal with the impact of the ongoing earthquakes in Christchurch. Unite Union organiser Matt Jones says his organisation has been flooded with calls from members, especially since the 22nd Febraury earthquake. Matt Jones says…

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