Sep 3

Air NZ Flight Attendant Wins Unjustified Dismissal Case

Posted by Dave Griffith

Former Air New Zealand flight attendant Gina Kensington, who was forced to hand over her bank and Facebook records by the ERA has won her case against the airline. Ms Kensington was dismissed from her long haul flight attendant job when she defied her manager’s instructions and took domestic leave to care for…

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Aug 11

ERA forces sacked worker to give up Facebook and bank info

Posted by Dave Griffith

An Air New Zealand flight attendant has been forced to surrender Facebook pages and bank account statements by the Employment Relations Authority. The ERA is hearing Gina Kensington’s personal grievance claim for unjustified dismissal by Air New Zealand over alleged abuse of sick leave in March this year. Kensington claims she took the…

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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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