Warnings to Tesco strikers are kept on records

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
12th May, 2019
Tesco workers during the recent strike Pic: RollingNews.ie

Irish Tesco workers who were sanctioned for going on strike did not have formal warnings expunged from their records because it was “an administrative inconvenience to remove them”, the retail giant has told the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC).

A WRC recommendation released last week in relation to one of the workers noted that Tesco “revealed that expired warnings are left on personnel files” and that “this does not strike the court as good...

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