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20 Jul 2005

Work related issue
One of my coleagues was suspended yesterday and today I'm told that I will be requested to do some of his work, what do you think? I dont have a problem doing it but I just wanna know will i not be unfair to my coleague? Thanks
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

I dont see how it's unfair to him --- the work needs to be done for something. There must have been a reason for him being suspended, and if he is found to have acted impropely and is dismissed, then his duties will need to be reassigned permanently ; is he is exonerated and found to have been wrongly accused, he will return to work, surely grateful that there won't be a huge backlog waiting for him !
If this gives you the chance to gain new and useful experience, you'll benefit from it in the long run. But as Zettie says, the pay should be divided among those doing his work. It seems in some govt depts, a guy gets suspended for a year or two on full pay, which seems unfair to the taxpayer as well as the other staff
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