Minutes of Investigations -
It is really important that you review your notes immediately after Investigation meetings whilst the meeting is fresh in your mind. Soon afterwards the Minutes should be written and distributed to the principals within a matter of days.
Investigations & Perceptions of Fairness
You should always check with those attending an Investigation whether or not they are content with the process and that they believe that the Investigation was conducted in a fair manner.
To learn more about Investigations see the Mini-Article on this subject.
To learn even more about Investigations you could read Bullying & Harassment – Values and Best Practice Responses by Frank Scott Lennon and Margaret Considine; this book is within the Management Briefs series and can be seen in full here.