Do employees give up all rights to privacy when they enter the workplace? XpertHR editors Laura Merrylees and Fiona Cuming discuss two topical cases, their implications and the practical steps employers can take to protect their business interests.
Updated to include information on Barbulescu v Romania, regarding monitoring employees' email and internet use in the context of disciplinary proceedings.
This tribunal decision concerns an employee who was dismissed for sending allegedly inappropriate emails.
A model policy to set out rules on the use of email and the internet at work.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to emails and email use.