City worker fired for threatening comments (Legal View)

Erratic, dangerous behaviour behind wheel, lack of remorse also to blame
By Jeffrey R. Smith
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/11/2013

Comments made by a municipal worker in Windsor, Ont. — involving guns and his co-workers — were sufficient to warrant his dismissal, an arbitrator has ruled.

Terry L’Esperence worked for the City of Windsor for 10 years, most recently in the traffic operations department repairing and replacing road signs.