Tag Archives: workplace incidents

AFP MAN LOSES SACKING APPEAL OVER SPY LINKS – Friday May 3 2013

– An Australian Federal Police employee sacked over his dealings with spies at at the South Korean consulate in Sydney has lost his unfair dismissal case. Former AFP intelligence worker Bo-Rim Kim was found to have been in contact with … Continue reading

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DAMAGES FOR OFFICER – Saturday April 13 2013

– A former policewoman who became mentally ill and picked at her hands until they bled after being bullied has been awarded $250,000 by Victoria’s highest court. The harassment began when Karen Aden Willett was appointed a detective at the … Continue reading

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$250,000 PAYOUT TO BULLIED EX-COP – Saturday April 13

– An ex-cop who claimed she became mentally ill after being bullied at work was yesterday awarded $250,000. Former Senior Detective Karen Aden Willett, 40, successfully appealed against an earlier jury finding that there had been contributory negligence by her. … Continue reading

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OWNERS COULD BE CHARGED OVER WALL FALL AS GROCON UNDER FIRE – Saturday March 30 2013

– The owner of the Carlton development site where two pedestrians were killed – and – possibly some workers there – could face criminal prosecution if investigators determine the accident was caused by negligence. Worksafe and detectives from the Melbourne … Continue reading

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CRUSHED MAN TRIED TO SHIELD SISTER – Saturday March 30 2013

– The man who died when a wall collapsed in Carlton on Thursday was a former school captain from Montmorency Secondary College. Alexander Jones died when a heritage-protected wall toppled in strong winds about 3pm. Police confirmed the deceased man … Continue reading

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