Chipotle can no longer fire employees for complaining on Twitter

Https%3a%2f%2fblueprint-api-production.s3.amazonaws.com%2fuploads%2fcard%2fimage%2f188293%2fgettyimages-471371506

Feed-twFeed-fb

Chipotle employees, tweet your hearts out. 

The National Labor Relations Board ruled that Chipotle can’t fire employees for airing their grievances with the company on Twitter or other social networks. More than that, the company can’t prohibit employees from posting about their jobs on social media at all. 

Chipotle’s social media policy, which prevented employees from posting disparaging information about the company, violated federal labor laws, the board decided

The question came up when a Chipotle worker in Havertown, Pa. was fired after tweeting about low wages and circulating a petition about employees’ breaks online, according to Philly.comRead more…

More about Business, Labor, Social Media, Twitter, and Workers

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s