The hearing was rearranged but her trade union rep was unavailable on that date, but Talon would not postpone the hearing again. Where new allegations come to light concerning the employee who is the subject of the disciplinary investigation, the employer should inform the employee of the new allegations, and investigate them, which may involve a further investigatory meeting with the employee. Suspension. Mrs Smith refused to attend the hearing so Talon conducted the hearing without her and she was dismissed without notice. Deal with new allegations that arise during a disciplinary investigation Key points. The employer was to provide the documents and the further particulars required by the employee. As per HR policy applicable to staff officials an opportunity to present your side and explain your position was given to you and the entire matter of the said disciplinary hearing was recorded. It may be necessary to suspend an employee pending the outcome of an investigation process, and if applicable, pending the outcome of a disciplinary hearing. In the case of NUMSA obo Masina vs Cobra Watertech (2009 2 BALR 140) the employee requested clarity on the charges given to him in advance of his disciplinary hearing. Sample dismissal letter after disciplinary hearing This is in reference to the meeting held with you by HRD officials with you on Friday 12th March 2013. Investigation of misconduct allegations is a crucial step in legally acceptable disciplinary action and cannot be bypassed. (If alternatives to disciplinary action have been outlined at the hearing, for example training, please outline here). Merrill said in a statement Tuesday, "Based on the statements given by the fire medics at their July 31, 2018 Pre-disciplinary Hearings concerning their emergency response to Crystle Galloway, it is clear to me that further investigation by the County is necessary. The first disciplinary hearing was postponed as Mrs Smith was unwell and then had a holiday booked. to the disciplinary hearing by either a trade union representative, a legal representative, or a work colleague. Further, the procedural requirements that apply to a disciplinary meeting will not have been followed, meaning that any dismissal is also likely to breach the Acas code of practice on disciplinary and grievance procedures. The employee will also be advised that failure to improve may result in a further disciplinary hearing and in the issuing of further warnings or a dismissal under the next stage of the disciplinary procedure. I now write to confirm that no further action will be taken. Following your disciplinary hearing held on (date). However, the employer refused to provide this clarity. Keep a record of the employee’s admission and, once the investigation is complete, convene a separate disciplinary hearing. 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