Mental Health | HRD threatened 'suicidal' worker with legal action

HRD threatened 'suicidal' worker with legal action

HR is often seen as the department to go to when an employee has a problem or a concern. Confiding in the people function about anxieties, problems with management and medical problems that may impact an employees’ capacity will allow HR to put the correct support mechanisms in place to help them.

Yet, an interim HR director threatened a ‘suicidal’ NHS worker with legal action if he continued to send letters stating that he was thinking of ‘ending it all’ – The Metro reported.

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