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Director 'chastises' employee for being open about period pains

Director 'chastises' employee for being open about period pains

An HR Director has reportedly chastised a female employee, after she told a male member of staff that she was suffering from period pains. She claims that he rebuked her for being 'unprofessional' and making her supervisor feel ‘uncomfortable’.

Emilie, who wrote about the alleged ordeal on Twitter, said her male supervisor questioned why she was sitting at her desk with a hot water bottle, to which she explained that it was for pain relief.

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  • Ali
    Tue, 1 Aug 2017 10:12am BST
    I say it shows commitment from her if she still came into work when obviously in pain. They are lucky to have her.
  • User
    Mon, 17 Jul 2017 9:33am BST
    If she had just said "none of your business" she would still have been hauled up in front of HR. Women can never win in the work place

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