Monthly Archives: May 2015

How secure is your supply chain?

In recent years we have seen earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic ash clouds and now super storms. It is inevitable that humanity will face other catastrophes but we don’t know what, where or when it will strike.  Add to this international political uncertainty and you have an unpredictable cocktail over which we have little control. What is […]

What is the role of a companion in a disciplinary and grievance meeting?

We often find that when it comes to disciplinary and grievance procedures, employers are unclear about the role of a companion at the meeting. All workers have a right to be accompanied by a trade union representative or work colleague of their choice. Failure to allow the employee to bring a companion may lead to […]