All posts tagged incentives for whistleblowers

Ex-governor of Fukushima saw his concerns about nuclear plants tragically vindicated

There’s nothing like a major disaster to see how important whistleblowers are, and to expose the other half of the wrongdoers’ playbook. The tsunami that caused the meltdown at the Fukushima I Nuclear Plant is just such a disaster. In the piece below, we can see how a former governor of the Fukushima Prefecture, Sato […]

Anonymous whistleblower brings down the head of two major U.S. corporations

Here’s an example of whistleblowing program that worked – the President of CompUSA and TigerDirect was fired after an investigation into an anonymous whistleblower complaint. Now, as much as I would like to believe that the action was swift and firm because the company just happened to have a great culture, I’m not so sure. […]