Call for investigation into Gawler Council bullying claims

Cr Ian Tooley has lodged a motion for Gawler’s meeting on Tuesday, requesting an “immediate” investigation into the “very really serious allegations”.

A modern union survey identified employees felt “worthless”, “neglected”, “disrespected”, “degraded”, “intimidated” and “pushed up in opposition to a wall” by Mr Inat – and a number of workers mentioned they felt bullied by him.

He has denied the allegations and dismissed the survey as a “union ploy” that could have been affected by folks exterior the council.

In an e mail to Mayor Karen Redman and Gawler executives, Cr Tooley mentioned the council experienced a “responsibility and a duty” to look into the allegations in opposition to Mr Inat.

“If the allegations are identified to be untrue or unsubstantiated, then we owe it to (Mr) Inat to operate such allegations to ground and to aid in exonerating him and clearing his identify,” Cr Tooley wrote.

“If the … Read More