Sébastien Klem, employee of an HLM office in Mulhouse (Haut-Rhin) was dismissed according to him for a positive Covid test. Three months after his dismissal for serious misconduct, he still struggles to believe it. Tuesday, November 17, he comes to plead his case before the industrial tribunal. “What I expect above all today is that we recognize that I did not want to deliberately put the lives of others in danger“, he assures.
This summer, the employee decides to carry out a Covid-19 test in the parking lot of a supermarket during his working hours. He then returns to the office. But at the end of the day, his test is positive. Its management sanctions it. Last October, the management of the HLM office justified its decision. After his test, theThe employee should have gone home awaiting the results so as not to expose his colleagues and clients. The former claims manager and his employer were unable to reach an agreement at the industrial tribunal. A new hearing is expected to be held in February 2021.