Caught Nesting, Worker Saved by Mitigating Factors02/15/2010|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 02/08/2011 Caught during working hours in a locked, darkened office — reclined, feet up and his head resting on a roll of paper towel — a worker was fired for “nesting.”Working on the janitorial crew to comply with medical restrictions that came about after a workplace injury, P.J. was a 13-year employee who had enjoyed some success with his employer, an industrial yarn manufacturer. Beginning as an operator, P.J. progressed through the various stations in the mill, finally becoming a Shift Tech Resource (STR) and then summertime relief foreman. He was promoted to full-time foreman for about three years but then was sent back to the floor to work as an STR following a restructuring. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.