- Mar 17, 2013
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- Ulverston Cumbria.
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Interesting . . . . . I've never worked in retail, so I wasn't aware of this.very few retail companies guarantee full pay it is usually Statutory Sickness Benefit or paid at discretion of senior management. I get upto 4 weeks with full pay but it is not guaranteed (not in the contract of employment)and is discretionary with management approval
In other words if you are a good attender they usually pay but if you knock/miss shifts too often they may not. My employers did tell us a few months ago that it would be SS for isolation unless you have actually contracted Covid then they would payInteresting . . . . . I've never worked in retail, so I wasn't aware of this.
On Monday, ITV published a leaked email from the prime minister's principal private secretary, Martin Reynolds, inviting 100 staff to "socially distanced drinks in the No 10 garden" on 20 May 2020.
Sent when lockdown rules preventing large gatherings were in place, it encouraged people to "bring your own booze" and "make the most of the lovely weather".
Blimey, I know a) people are upset and b) some Tories are keen to bring back the death penalty, but execution seems a bit OTT.Mr Ellis replied that it was not for him to "pass judgement or to pass sentence".
"The natural order of justice [is] a fair and impartial investigation takes place before there is a judge jury and executioner," he added