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# annual-leave - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Gardaí cut collective leave allowance as 'contingency' for possible Christmas Covid-19 measures
# Pandemic Policing
# Pandemic Policing

Gardaí cut collective leave allowance as 'contingency' for possible Christmas Covid-19 measures

Nov 10th 2021, 10:00 PM 47,403 Views 23 Comments

The garda Covid-19 Co-ordination Unit told gardaí the measure will take effect on 22 November.

# annual-leave - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'They're effectively stealing annual holidays': Dublin Bus drivers ordered to take annual leave during Covid-19 crisis
# Workers Rights
# Workers Rights

'They're effectively stealing annual holidays': Dublin Bus drivers ordered to take annual leave during Covid-19 crisis

Apr 1st 2020, 3:58 PM 94,877 Views 115 Comments

Richard Boyd Barrett said he believes the policy being implemented is “hugely unfair”.

# annual-leave - Thursday 1 March, 2018

HSE staff won't have to work back emergency leave taken during storm
# Beast From The East
# Beast From The East

HSE staff won't have to work back emergency leave taken during storm

Mar 1st 2018, 8:25 AM 68,447 Views 95 Comments

Simon Harris said employees will receive emergency leave with pay.

# annual-leave - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ryanair tells pilots they will likely have to take all their annual leave in first three months of next year
# Rostering Issues
# Rostering Issues

Ryanair tells pilots they will likely have to take all their annual leave in first three months of next year

Oct 25th 2017, 12:22 PM 16,965 Views 44 Comments

The memo to staff comes following a tumultuous month at the airline.

# annual-leave - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

UCD referendum to be held for impeachment of Students' Union president Katie Ascough
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

UCD referendum to be held for impeachment of Students' Union president Katie Ascough

Oct 11th 2017, 9:12 PM 31,855 Views 138 Comments

Last month, Ascough pulled abortion information from a fresher’s magazine.

# annual-leave - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'Counterproductive' - union dismayed at cash-strapped Bus Éireann's plans to cut overtime
# Cost Cutting
# Cost Cutting

'Counterproductive' - union dismayed at cash-strapped Bus Éireann's plans to cut overtime

Jan 14th 2017, 2:20 PM 12,442 Views 57 Comments

The dire financial situation at the State-owned bus company is such that it could be declared insolvent within 18 months.

# annual-leave - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Now Irish workers can build up their holidays when they're long-term sick
# Annual Leave
# Annual Leave

Now Irish workers can build up their holidays when they're long-term sick

Aug 1st 2015, 7:15 AM 24,483 Views 36 Comments

You can also carry over the leave you’ve build up, for up to 15 months.

# annual-leave - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Do you take all your annual leave? Over half of Irish people don't
# Outta Here
# Outta Here

Do you take all your annual leave? Over half of Irish people don't

Dec 30th 2014, 9:07 PM 21,028 Views 41 Comments

Yet 8 out of 10 of us think everyone should take their full holiday allowance.

# annual-leave - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Richard Branson is giving his staff as much time off as they like
# Like A Virgin
# Like A Virgin

Richard Branson is giving his staff as much time off as they like

Sep 25th 2014, 7:10 AM 22,922 Views 35 Comments

Here’s why.

# annual-leave - Thursday 5 September, 2013

15 per cent of Irish workers don’t take their allotted holiday allowance
# Work Hard Play Hard
# Work Hard Play Hard

15 per cent of Irish workers don’t take their allotted holiday allowance

Sep 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 10,426 Views 55 Comments

A survey finds that Irish workers feeling the strain of holding down a job as well as work pressures is contributing to them not taking their holidays.

# annual-leave - Friday 16 November, 2012

The Irish work more hours - and get fewer holidays, survey says
# Out Of Office
# Out Of Office

The Irish work more hours - and get fewer holidays, survey says

Nov 16th 2012, 6:45 AM 10,952 Views 32 Comments

A global poll by Expedia has revealed that the average Irish person gets 21 days off a year – less than the European average.

# annual-leave - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Bus Eireann seeking savings of €20m, but no redundancies... yet
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Bus Eireann seeking savings of €20m, but no redundancies... yet

Jun 6th 2012, 2:31 PM 1,849 Views 14 Comments

Reduction in overtime, changes to sick leave and annual leave, and an increase in working hours are all on the table for Bus Éireann workers.

# annual-leave - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Do you take all your holiday leave?
# Work-life Balance
# Work-life Balance

Do you take all your holiday leave?

Jan 1st 2012, 1:30 PM 5,466 Views 18 Comments

Survey claims that over half of respondents didn’t take all their annual leave days because they were too busy or under too much pressure at work.

# annual-leave - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Ireland 'third-worst place to live in Europe', says British study
# Quality Of Life
From The Daily Edge
# Quality Of Life

Ireland 'third-worst place to live in Europe', says British study

Sep 29th 2011, 2:41 PM 34,093 Views 64 Comments

A survey of ten countries, most of them in Western Europe, puts Ireland third-from-last – largely because of the weather.

# annual-leave - Thursday 8 September, 2011

HSE promises review of consultants' 'paid year off' before retirement
# Historic Rest Days
# Historic Rest Days

HSE promises review of consultants' 'paid year off' before retirement

Sep 8th 2011, 8:06 AM 633 Views 10 Comments

Around 450 consultants are entitled to a full year of annual leave, fully paid, in the year before their retirement.

# annual-leave - Monday 15 August, 2011

Overtime may be axed in €1.7m Dublin Fire Brigade budget shortfall
# Fire Brigade
# Fire Brigade

Overtime may be axed in €1.7m Dublin Fire Brigade budget shortfall

Aug 15th 2011, 3:58 PM 2,238 Views 18 Comments

Concerns raised over capacity of capital’s fire brigade to cope with proposed cuts to training, overtime and annual leave.

# annual-leave - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

# annual-leave - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Op-ed: The civil service should be run as if it were a company
# Read Me
# Read Me

Op-ed: The civil service should be run as if it were a company

Mar 22nd 2011, 3:25 PM 42 Views 0 Comments

Simon Cunnane, a reader of TheJournal.ie, has been following the commentary on civil servants’ ‘privilege days’ – and believes those running it could learn a little from the management style of Henry Ford.

Privilege days case might lead Howlin to tackle all public sector leave
# Annual Leave
# Annual Leave

Privilege days case might lead Howlin to tackle all public sector leave

Mar 22nd 2011, 8:04 AM 1,334 Views 0 Comments

After plan to abolish two privilege days for civil servants was rejected yesterday, Government may look to make savings across a broader section of public servants.

# annual-leave - Monday 21 March, 2011

Civil servants hold onto their two 'privilege days'
# Perks
# Perks

Civil servants hold onto their two 'privilege days'

Mar 21st 2011, 8:32 PM 5,858 Views 0 Comments

The days – taken at Easter and Christmas – date back to pre-Independence days.