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Zambia – Standards – Disclosure – Employers

Zambia – Standards – Disclosure – Employers

38. (1) Any disclosure made in good faith-

(a) and substantially in accordance with any procedure prescribed, or authorised by the employee’s employer for reporting or otherwise remedying the impropriety;


(b) to the employer of the employee, where there is no procedure as contemplated in paragraph (a);

is a protected disclosure.

(2) Any employee who, in accordance with a procedure authorised by the employer, makes a disclosure to a person other than the employer, is deemed, for the purposes of this Act, to be making the disclosure to the employer.

Referenced Legislation: Public Interest Disclosures Act (2010)

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