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#Redundancy

# redundancy - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Tesco in redundancy discussions over “small number of roles”

Talks are over voluntary redundancy or redeployment of staff.

# redundancy - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Group of Mount Carmel nurses owed €60k in redundancy payments

The nurses might not receive the payments, as they are now considered to be unsecured creditors under the liquidation.

# redundancy - Friday 25 April, 2014

From Business ETC IBRC staff set for redundancy payments of up to €18,000 Done Deal

IBRC staff set for redundancy payments of up to €18,000

New payments plan will cover lower paid former workers at Anglo and Irish Nationwide.

# redundancy - Monday 14 April, 2014

‘Forced to avail of the Dole’: 120 Navy and Army personnel to be made redundant

There is currently a maximum service limit of 21 years for private and corporal personnel.

# redundancy - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Column: We need new ways to acknowledge grief in our rapidly changing society

The experience of the darker range of emotions is healthy and natural. But what happens when traditional grieving practises fade away, when your community experiences mass emigration, or your friendships move online?

# redundancy - Monday 2 December, 2013

ASTI promises “strong action” if teachers are made redundant

Nearly 50 posts have been identified as being over the official quota and could be targeted for redundancy, but the ASTI says it will take action if members are hit.

# redundancy - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

HSE to introduce targeted redundancy scheme in January

A memo sent to managers today, HSE Director of Human Resources Barry O’Brien also said all staff will be working additional hours required under Haddington Road from the start of next year.

# redundancy - Friday 30 August, 2013

From Business ETC Laid-off Big Fish staff issue scathing letter to management Big Fish Little Fish

Laid-off Big Fish staff issue scathing letter to management

79 people who were made redundant at the company’s Cork office have written a letter to the CEO and president in which they describe their redundancy package as “barely above legal minimums”.

# redundancy - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Union to meet with Marks & Spencer workers over job losses

180 people are to lose their jobs with the closure of the M&S stores in Mullingar, Tallaght, Dún Laoghaire and Naas in the coming weeks.

# redundancy - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

More than 4,400 British soldiers given their marching orders

The soldiers, 84 percent of whom had applied for voluntary redundancy, were informed in person by their commanding officers today.

# redundancy - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Column: Now, more than ever, we need to Mind Our Men

Today is a day for appreciating and spoiling the men in our lives – but, with the rate of male suicide in Ireland continuing to rise, we also need to look out for their mental health now more than ever, writes Joan Freeman.

# redundancy - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

SIPTU expresses anger over ongoing case with Killarney Golf Club

Killarney Golf Club is seeking to make 24 out of 40 staff redundant.

# redundancy - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

“Crisis” as core management of Cork Film Fest made redundant

The festival’s core management and programming staff said that they don’t accept that the company is in long-term financial difficulties.

# redundancy - Friday 8 March, 2013

From Business ETC Seven former ‘Sunday Tribune’ journalists receive redundancy pay Journalism

Seven former ‘Sunday Tribune’ journalists receive redundancy pay

The newspaper claimed that the seven writers were freelancers, but the Labour Relations Commission found otherwise.

# redundancy - Monday 18 February, 2013

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike BBC

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike

Staff walked out at midnight in protest at compulsory redundancies.

# redundancy - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Workers to meet union after Dublin company cuts 83 jobs

Distribution firm Johnson Brothers told its employees yesterday that 83 jobs will be lost due at its plant in west Dublin due to outsourcing.

# redundancy - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

From Business ETC Olhausen closes pork plants with loss of 160 jobs Jobswatch

Olhausen closes pork plants with loss of 160 jobs

The company ceased trading this morning.

# redundancy - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Lagan Brick workers seek support from Dáil over redundancy pay dispute

The 25 men have been engaged in a protest over redundancy packages since before Christmas last year.

# redundancy - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential round-up of today’s biggest news, plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

# redundancy - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Ex-HW Wilson staff to protest over redundancy package

Ebsco, which bought out the company, has refused to adhere to a Labour Court recommendation on the payment.

# redundancy - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Government to block Sinn Féin plan on multiple redundancies

Sinn Féin’s legislation would have required companies to give longer notice periods if they were laying off large numbers.

# redundancy - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Vita Cortex workers say they will escalate protest Vita Cortex This post contains videos

Vita Cortex workers say they will escalate protest

The workers, who have been occupying the company for 135 days say they are disgusted at the rejection of resolution proposals.

# redundancy - Monday 23 April, 2012

From Business ETC ‘Wave of goodwill’ sees two Peats electronics stores saved Re-Peats

‘Wave of goodwill’ sees two Peats electronics stores saved

The electronics chain, which had announced plans to go into liquidation, will instead trade under examinership in two outlets.

# redundancy - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Photos: Staff at Game stores remain in limbo as sit-in continues Protest This post contains images

Photos: Staff at Game stores remain in limbo as sit-in continues

Staff at the 11 Game stores around the country have been holding sit-ins in a dispute over redundancy payments.

# redundancy - Monday 2 April, 2012

From Business ETC Peats to seek liquidator – 11 stores closed Peats

Peats to seek liquidator – 11 stores closed

The first Peats store was opened in 1934. Tonight, employees were told that all 11 shops in the chain will close. Staff will receive full redundancy pay and entitlements.

# redundancy - Friday 30 March, 2012

Katie Taylor to meet Vita Cortex workers

More than 100 days into their protest, the Vita Cortex workers have gained the support of another high profile figure.

# redundancy - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

“We’re resolute and ready to fight” – Game staff hold sit-ins around the country Sit-In This post contains images

“We’re resolute and ready to fight” – Game staff hold sit-ins around the country

Around 110 staff are holding sit-ins at eleven stores after the company said it was closing all its branches in Ireland – but would not be paying redundancy.

# redundancy - Monday 26 March, 2012

From Business ETC Game managers to meet with company tomorrow Game

Game managers to meet with company tomorrow

More than 2000 jobs are to go in the company, which has more than 600 stores between the UK and Ireland. In total, 231 jobs will go on the island of Ireland.

# redundancy - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Staff at Cork IT to strike over dismissal of catering staff

SIPTU members at CIT will strike next week over the dismissal of six catering workers “without any consultation or redundancy payments”.

# redundancy - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Vita Cortex workers set for talks at Labour Relations Commission

Representatives of the 32 staff – whose sit-in enters its 90th day today – will attend talks at the LRC beginning today.

# redundancy - Friday 9 March, 2012

Talks to begin with Vita Cortex workers

The protesting workers are headed for the Labour Relations Commission next week – but they said management will not be attending.

# redundancy - Monday 13 February, 2012

Alex Ferguson lends support to Vita Cortex workers’ strike

The Man Utd manager phoned workers staging a sit-in over redundancy pay to support their efforts.

# redundancy - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Investigate the Vita Cortex accounts, TD tells watchdog

Labour TD Ciarán Lynch has asked the Director of Corporate Enforcement to examine the accounts of the firm which says it cannot pay statutory redundancy to its 32 former employees.

# redundancy - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Galway airport workers begin sit-in to ensure redundancy payments

The airport will continue to operate as normal as staff say they will continue to work during the sit-in.

# redundancy - Saturday 21 January, 2012

‘No resolution’ after Vita Cortex workers meet with management

Marathon talks between the two sides at the LRC ended last night without any agreement, the striking workers have said.

# redundancy - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Lagan Brick workers and management accept LRC plan to end dispute

Both management and workers, represented by SIPTU, have accepted recommendations to end the four-week dispute.

# redundancy - Sunday 8 January, 2012

Union says ex-workers being ‘left in the cold’ by NAMA, banks

Lending its support to the Vita Cortex workers, Unite says that NAMA and Irish banks are facilitating the wrongful treatment of former employees.

# redundancy - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Vita Cortex owner ‘can’t move money’ to pay for redundancies

Jack Ronan says he cannot move cash between his companies to meet the redundancy requirements of Vita Cortex staff.

TEEU in solidarity visit to Vita Cortex workers

The sit-in by the plant’s 32 former workers continues into its 21st day but SIPTU has said its members are ready to talk – if the company is.

# redundancy - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Lagan Brick workers accept offer to attend LRC talks

Staff at the former Lagan Brick factory say they were only given 30 minutes’ notice that their jobs were to be lost.

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