Restaurant worker suspended for Facebook photo

Restaurant worker suspended for Facebook photoA Nashville-suburb server has been suspended from her job for posting a racist tip receipt she received on Facebook. The Red Lobster employee received no tip with a racist slur after attempting to serve a couple. She posted a photo of the receipt on her Facebook page and it went viral.

Read the story here: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/red-lobster-waitress-posted-racist-receipt-reprimanded-employer-article-1.1452767

The customer has since denied writing the phrase on his receipt.

Do you think the employee should have been suspended? Do you think it’s time to put social media policies in writing for your establishment?