Workplace Investigations: What Are My Rights?

If an employee is asked to participate in a workplace investigation, what are her rights? David Brown answers this question and debunks some employee myths in this week’s post on his BC Employment Law Blog.

As a starting point, it depends on whether the employee is a union member. Unionized workers often have rights (such as the right to representation) built into their collective agreement. The same is not necessarily true where the worker is not in a union.

You can learn more about a non-unionized employee’s rights during a workplace investigation here.