Communications: Surveillance in the Workplace Introduction Surveillance is a new form of communication technology – communication in the sense that it communicates information about specific wrongs to the employer and also expedites the speed with which the employer can offer appropriate feedback to the employee – and it helps reduce improper use of company equipment, time and resources. Video surveillance of the workplace can be considered a vital and necessary tool in the maintenance of a productive work environment where individuals act responsibly. As a result, many employees feel that their privacy has been deeply violated in the contemporary workplace – with the accompanying drop in morale and even productivity that one might expect....The end:
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