ERA upholds dismissal for taking blank DVD

Beware the blank DVD. It has become the modern day equivalent of the pen or envelope by which employers can catch you out with their principles.A man who took a blank DVD from his workplace for his own use has been found to have been justifiably fired from his job. David Dumolo worked as an information technology technician for the Lakes District Health Board, helping hospital sites in Taupo and Rotorua. In May last year he was dismissed from his job [...]

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