The ePolicy Institute conducted a nationwide poll on email abuse:
The number of workers getting fired for violating e-mail policies is rising as companies face more subpoenas of e-mail records, according to a new poll.More workers losing jobs over e-mail [CBS Marketwatch]
Twenty-five percent of companies terminated a worker for violating e-mail policies, up from 22 percent last year, according to the poll.
Twenty percent of employers polled, up from 14 percent last year, had e-mail records subpoenaed for lawsuits or regulatory investigations and 13 percent of companies have faced lawsuits based on employee e-mail messages...
101 Email & Internet Disaster Stories [ePolicy Institute]