Threatening Calls While Employee Is In The ER? How Bad Is Your Boss?
Working America, a community affiliate of AFL-CIO, launched its "Bad Boss" competition last week. Among hundreds of submissions describing individual tales of exploitation in the American workforce, one grand prize winner was chosen yesterday. Some of the worst? One employee at an unnamed corporate coffee shop was threatened and harassed because of her heart condition and how that was affecting scheduling. The worst came when she was admitted to the emergency room and the boss continued harassing her.