grievance procedure


: the several stages or steps established for the resolution of grievances

Note: A grievance procedure typically calls for initial complaints to a supervisor and leads ultimately to arbitration as a final step.

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“Grievance procedure.” Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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