Employee dismissed unfairly for ‘humping’ table in front of colleagues.

An Employment Tribunal in North Shields has found that engineering giant, Siemens, unfairly dismissed Robert Cuthbertson after he was accused of ‘humping’ a table in front of colleagues. Robert Cuthbertson was awarded just under £15,000 after they found that ‘no reasonable employer would dismiss an employee for this behaviour.’ Mr Cuthbertson had worked at Siemens […]

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Union to Take Monarch to Employment Tribunal

The union, Unite, is looking set to start legal action against the now defunct airline, Monarch, to court over the handling of staff redundancies Unite, the largest trade union in Britain, has over 4 million members, of which around 1800 of those were employed at Monarch as engineers or cabin crew, is looking to lodge […]

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GDPR. What is it? And What do I need to do?

It’s not long now… No. Not Christmas! I’m talking about the 25th May 2018! The date when the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) comes in to force. Now I realise that this topic may be sending you crazy or sending you to sleep! But please stick with me… This is important.  If you aren’t aware […]

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