To do anything other than to pause this confirmation to determine just how much fire lurks behind Christine Ford’s sexual harassment allegations is reckless and dangerous.
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Some 30 percent of businesses that fail do so because of employee theft.
A car dealership owner allegedly engaged in a continuous campaign of verbal and physical abuse and harassment.
For private-sector employers the Employee Polygraph Protection Act imposes strict prohibitions on the use of any device to render a diagnostic opinion as to the honesty of an individual.
For what it’s worth, Snopes has been unable to verify “whether the sign was posted and photographed as a hoax, a prank, or a joke.” Still …
At least for the next two-plus years, employers should be taking full advantage of the government’s focus on education for workplace compliance.
It should give employers some comfort that in closer FLSA cases, courts should not be so quick to conclude that they misclassified an employee.
Train your employees on how to complain if they feel they are victims of discrimination or are subjected to a hostile work environment, and train yourself to be open and receptive to such complaints.
Sacrificing one’s organ to save another’s life should not also result in sacrificing one’s job.
Such rules should not be implemented without careful consideration of the goals you are hoping to accomplish.