Sacked woman ordered to show her Facebook pages to prove she didn’t misuse sick leave

New Zealanders fond of pulling a sicky may need to be more careful about what they post on Facebook while they are off.

Air New Zealand has forced a sacked flight attendant to let bosses examine her bank records and Facebook pages in a row over her claiming sick leave.

Gina Kensington was sacked by the airline earlier this year after the company claimed she misused two days leave she took to care for her sister.

Ms Kensington took her case to the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) in a bid to be reinstated – but the airline countered by asking to see copies of her Facebook pages and bank records for the disputed days.



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