We have all felt this way at one time in our career. We have all done things or said things at work that defy logic because we know “they will not fire me.”
If you get nothing else from this, please believe that every employee can be replaced. The legal protection for employees is thin and can be easily overthrown by an employer with deep pockets that is willing to spend large sums on attorneys. Unless you own your own company, you are a vulnerable employee, even if you are also a valuable employee.
Once that you have understood the most common myths, go into detail about employment law so that you will have the tools to protect yourself in the workplace.