TITLE

WHY IT IS VITAL TO HAVE A GOOD POLICY IN PLACE

AUTHOR(S)
Chalmers, Alan
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
People Management;3/20/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article concerns the proposal of the House of Lords to reform the whistle-blowing law in Great Britain. Amendments to a bill that would require employment tribunals to publicise details of whistle-blowing claims were shelved making it harder for unscrupulous employers to cover up wrongdoing in the workplace. The article suggests that employers must have a whistle-blowing policy in which workers are entitled to bring claims in an employment tribunal if they are victimised or dismissed as a result of making protected disclosures.
ACCESSION #
31878361

 

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