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Definition of Grievance:

Grievance or, Employee Grievance is a formal complaint raised by an employee against a fellow employee or manager, or even against the employer. Employees usually file grievances for workplace harassment, discrimination, nepotism, concerns regarding team management or regarding terms of the employment. It does not have to be a written complaint all the time. Sometimes, employees 

It is necessary that employers treat grievances with caution and fairness, because it shows that you hear your complaints, provide a transparent procedure, and will take necessary steps to resolve them. Failure to do so will cause low employee morale, and eventually leading to high turnover rate, and sometimes legal consequences. 

Types of Employee Grievances: 

Some common grievances include: 

Effectively handling Employee Grievances: