West Virginia Questions and Answers

Can I be written up for not calling off 30 minutes before my shift if I have ups that occur anytime?
My department policy is to call off 30 minutes prior to my shift, however I have intermittent FMLA for flare ups that can happen at anytime and I let them know as soon as I am able to but I recently r...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 4, 2019 8:01 PM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

Fired for not wanting to be assaulted on the job
I worked for a local pizza shop back in 2000. I had quit and walked out on my job there and was blackballed for 2 years. During that two years, I decided to go and seek help for anything I may have be...
1 answer  |  asked Aug 22, 2008 1:02 PM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

Unfair time off
I work for company in Maryland, however, my work is overseas in Colombia, SA on a DOD contract. We have 3 sections; pilots, mission commanders, and maintenance. Our contract states 4 weeks on duty, an...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 6, 2008 3:04 PM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

Sexual harassment
I have been sexually harassed by the company's former CEO in 2007. He was asked/forced into resigning because of the overwhelming evidence against him. I feel that I am still being harassed by other m...
1 answer  |  asked Dec 7, 2007 09:00 AM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

DEMEANING VERBAL ABUSE
HOW CAN I ASK A QUESTION WITHOUT DISCLOSING MY IDENTITY OR MY EMPLOYER?
1 answer  |  asked Apr 29, 2005 08:35 AM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

fired for falsification of medical records
When you are fired for "falsification of medical records", don't they need proof? Suppose you took a huge medical questionare twice and the first time you forgot something. Suppose you were hired once...
1 answer  |  asked Dec 2, 2004 4:39 PM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

Unlawful Termination
I was accused, then terminated from employment for violating a WORKPLACE policy OFF the job, on my own time. The company accused me of posting a racially derogatory comment on a PUBLIC Yahoo message b...
1 answer  |  asked Dec 30, 2003 06:18 AM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

demotion due to medical leave and absences
i wanted to inquire as to whether or not i should obtain an attorney. i hold a supervisor position at a major retail corporation and have had several health problems this year. i am a breast cancer su...
1 answer  |  asked Nov 14, 2003 2:17 PM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

harrassment/defamation
I was cussed out and called a "f-ing idiot by my boss in front of several people. I would think it would be harrassment or defamation of character. Do I have a legel leg to stand on?
1 answer  |  asked Jul 17, 2003 11:54 AM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

privacy
i work in a major dept store a person was fired last week for stealing they were told that they had cameras in the restrooms(this is where they took the item they stole )is it legal to have cameras in...
1 answer  |  asked May 21, 2003 04:11 AM [EST]  |  applies to West Virginia

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