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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/19/2006

No faith in whistle-blower policy

Ottawa — Only half of employees of federal public safety agencies are confident their bosses would act on reports of misconduct, said federal auditor general Sheila Fraser following an audit of the RCMP, Correctional Service Canada and the Canada Border Services Agency. Of 400 employees in these three agencies, 80 per cent said they would report a wrongdoing, but they seriously doubted whether a co-worker would do so.

Women have more to gain from a degree