Can you please clarify what you would like to know
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you.
For now please let me know whether you tested positive?
But is there any evidence to suggest that it is?
So colleagues have said it was aimed at you?
Have you raised a complaint yet please?
Hello, my name is***** will help you as my colleague has decided they no longer can. How long have you worked there for?
Thank you. Mentioning that you have been drugs tested is not itself unlawful. What would be potentially unlawful is disclosing the results of your tests as that will amount to a breach of data protection. However, you cannot just go and sue the employer for such a breach, to be able to take any action you must be able to show that you have suffered losses as a result, which does not appear to be the case.
The only other potential way of pursuing this would have been through a constructive dismissal claim, where you are forced to resign as a result of the employer’s unreasonable behaviour. However, the minimum criteria to be able to claim are 2 years service and as you have not been there long enough you cannot pursue such a claim either.
So the only thing you can do is to raise an internal grievance about this which is a formal complaint to the employer who will then have to investigate this and decide what appropriate action need to be taken.
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yes that is possible - it is a breach of trust and confidence but remember you can only challenge it if you had 2 years service so in your case it is morally wrong but they can do it as it is not unlawful.
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