Jewellery expert who refused Covid-19 salary cut to receive hefty payout

A fair employer would have worked with the aggrieved employee to find a suitable compromise, judge says

04 December 2022 - 19:04

A jewellery expert who refused to resume full-time work for 75% of her salary when the first hard lockdown eased has won a hefty payout for constructive dismissal...

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