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Sunday, June 3, 2012

Sarah Hubble, Whistleblower sacked after speaking out about G4S cutting corners when vetting security staff for the Olympics

A whistleblower who claims staff cut corners while vetting security staff for the London Olympics was escorted from her place of work.

Data input clerk Sarah Hubble was interviewed by bosses, then told not to return after contacting the media about her experiences working for G4S.

Miss Hubble, 27, from Darlington, County Durham, claimed the system was creaking under the pressure of processing thousands of applications ahead of this summer’s games.

She said staff had to process a minimum of ten applications an hour and that the documents ended up piled in corners at the office in Stockton-on-Tees.

She said: 'It was an absolute shambles - you had people vetting potential employees who had not been vetted themselves.'

Miss Hubble said that despite having access to personal information, including passport details, bank account information, national insurance cards, driving licenses and identity cards, she had never had a criminal records check herself. Read More