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 08WEBINAR ON EMPLOYMENT (AMENDMENT) ACT 20228 February 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 09[Face to Face] MANAGING POOR PERFORMANCE USING EFFECTIVE COACHING TOOLS-(C.L.E.A.R Model) 9-10 Feb 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 13(MC) Memahami Akta Kerja 13 Februari 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 14[Johor] Managing Workplace Misconduct - Effective Disciplinary Process & Domestic Inquiry Procedures 14-15 FEBRUARY 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 15[Face to Face] WINNING DIFFICULT CUSTOMER15 February 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 16[Face to Face] Mind Your Business English 16-17 Feb 2023 (9am - 5pm)
 20[Sabah-Sarawak] WORKSHOP ON KEY CHANGES TO THE EMPLOYMENT ACT 1955 : REFLECTION TOWARDS LABOUR ORDINANCE SABAH & SARAWAK20 - 21 FEB 2023 (KK, Sabah) or 23 - 24 FEB 2023 (Kuching, Sarawak)
 20[IT] Manipulating Data Effectively with Microsoft Excel (Level 1 & 2) 20-21 February 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 21[UNITAR] Professional Programme in Data Science21 February 2023 (Every Tuesday (9am-4pm)
 22[Face to Face] WORKSHOP ON “What Must Employers Do to Win Dismissal Cases at The Industrial Court" KL (22 Feb), Ipoh (24 Feb), Penang (28 Feb), Johor (22 March)
 22[Face to Face] SIKAP KERJA POSITIF22 Febuari 2023 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 23[Face to Face] (MC) HR FOR BEGINNERS (English) 23-24 Feb 2023 (9am - 5pm)
 

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Industrial Relations  >   Absent Without Leave
 
expand    How to deal with an employee who is absent without leave for more than two consecutive working days?
  1. For an employee under the scope of the Employment Act 1955, invoke section 15(2) of Employment Act for breach of contract due to absence for more than two consecutive working days without prior leave from the employer without reasonable excuse. The employee may be terminated under section 13(2) of the Act if the reply to the show-cause letter to him is not acceptable.
  2. For an employee outside the scope of the Employment Act 1955, absence without leave for one day or more is breach of contract of service and disciplinary action may be taken which may lead to dismissal. (Refer to Industrial Court Award No. 270/1996 between Advanced Point Sdn. Bhd. Allson Kelana Resort, Seremban v Sarina Teh Rahman Khan)


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