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Old 12-03-2013   #41
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You still need to show potential damage to your company or reputation as at least one was off the clock. If anything, I'll bet this ham-fisted move backfires and costs them $$$.

Fired on the spot? No. Could they have a hand going forward or on potential reinstatement? Yes.

I can't drink at work off the clock. Drinking on site is against company policy sure seems like a similar situation could apply for CSC. The CSC employees only had access to Brady through their CSCemployment and the fact that they were working at reliant that day. They used their employment status as a means to do something that broke company policy, I'm not sure that on the clock matters
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It might if you are smoking a doobie in you car with a underage hooker doing the up and down while she drinks from a bottle of Crown. I think anything portraying employer negatively could be grounds for discipline including termination.
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Or a yard stick for some of us.....
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Wow, I don't see the big deal, but obviously security guard supervisor does.
Your job is security. Not becoming distracted is key to doing the job. It is a big deal.
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They were employees of Contemporary Services Corporation, not the Texans.



They knew the policy, rolled the dice, and will now probably sue CSC. Good luck to them.
Good luck to CSC.
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I understand that, but dude claims he was off duty.
There is usually a restriction until you're out of uniform, not just finished with a shift.
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I wear my lanyard at lunch and in the car. Doesn't mean I'm at work or on shift.
But are you restricted by policy from doing this? They were.
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another disgusting act by this texan front office.

I bet you anything if the texans won this game and they did the same thing, they would not have been fired. They were made a scapegoat just like the 3 guys who were smoking in the bathroom.

Total overreaction by the front office instituting once again, draconian zero tolerance policies.

Taking out your frustrations for your sorry season on security guards after taking it out on young players is a sad and pathetic act by this team.
I fully support their policy. If they want an autograph or picture, go to the appropriate venue.
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yes i did. it also said their shift was finished. it also said that a lot of employees take photos with athletes and celebrities.

Do you always believe what you read?

You have to read between the lines and go through the BS and figure out stuff for yourselves. You have to learn how to sniff out BS garbage like "its company policy."

They were fired because the team was still angry over the loss and they see their own security guards taking pics with the guy who just kicked their asses and they got mad, took it out on lowly security guards and fired them.

Learn how to sniff out company line BS.

This is one of them.

SAD, VINDICTIVE, PATHETIC MOVE BY THIS FRANCHISE.
Sometimes you read what isn't there. This is not an unusual requirement for many companies, though some lesser punishment is common for a first offense.
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another disgusting act by this texan front office.

I bet you anything if the texans won this game and they did the same thing, they would not have been fired. They were made a scapegoat just like the 3 guys who were smoking in the bathroom.

Total overreaction by the front office instituting once again, draconian zero tolerance policies.

Taking out your frustrations for your sorry season on security guards after taking it out on young players is a sad and pathetic act by this team.
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yes i did. it also said their shift was finished. it also said that a lot of employees take photos with athletes and celebrities.

Do you always believe what you read?

You have to read between the lines and go through the BS and figure out stuff for yourselves. You have to learn how to sniff out BS garbage like "its company policy."

They were fired because the team was still angry over the loss and they see their own security guards taking pics with the guy who just kicked their asses and they got mad, took it out on lowly security guards and fired them.

Learn how to sniff out company line BS.

This is one of them.

SAD, VINDICTIVE, PATHETIC MOVE BY THIS FRANCHISE.
Let me read between the lines. YOU are mad at the Texans and would jump on their case for any reason, good or bad.

Isn't this the more likely scenario?
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If the Texans had won the game he wouldn't have been fired.
Are you Tonestrodamus? You've already confused the ESPN Heads who don't have a clue about the Texans inside joke because of Smiths reference to you.
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yea keep believing everything you read.

Because if its in the newspaper or the internet it must be true right?



btw, im a pharmacy major and i own my own compounding comany.

I can confidently say im smarter, better looking, and more successful than you will ever be.

LOL! Sounds like a Yankee. Ignorant AND arrogant.

By the way, comPany is spelled with a P and I'm has an apostrophe smart guy.
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You still need to show potential damage to your company or reputation as at least one was off the clock. If anything, I'll bet this ham-fisted move backfires and costs them $$$.

Fired on the spot? No. Could they have a hand going forward or on potential reinstatement? Yes.
Having an employee using their security clearance to bug the athletes does negatively affect the security agency since the Texans would find it intolerable unless they pay a hefty premium for the privilege. They have autograph sessions for those things at the proper time.
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