Unfortunately There Are Effectively No Funds Available To Pay The Salaries

If the act of firing people by text message was in an episode of The Office I would be laughing. But it’s the real world and seems like one of the most appalling ways to treat people that I have heard of (mind you, remember this?) Does nobody have any respect for people anymore? Does nobody want to treat employees like human beings? Or is it all exaggerated as an “and finally” story?

Latest Link: C4 News – Fired by text message

Up to 2,500 workers at personal injury claims firm The Accident Group have been made redundant – many of them learning of their fate by text message.

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