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# employer - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Worker should receive €23.1k after having hours 'unilaterally and significantly' reduced WRC

Worker should receive €23.1k after having hours 'unilaterally and significantly' reduced

The worker brought her case to the Workplace Relations Commission.

# employer - Thursday 13 December, 2018

'One of the worst years of my life': Woman awarded €8k in unfair dismissal case WRC

'One of the worst years of my life': Woman awarded €8k in unfair dismissal case

The woman criticised the firm’s attitude towards her mental health, as she had postnatal depression after her child was born.

# employer - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Company ordered to pay man €8,000 over his payslips never matching what he was actually paid

On at least two occasions the man received no wages whatsoever.

# employer - Sunday 29 April, 2018

'Thinking you're being funny doesn't excuse it' - Asian man awarded €7,000 after racist graffiti appeared on wall at work

The man also claimed that a colleague had spoken to him in a racist ‘Chinese-style’ fashion.

# employer - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Sacked shop worker wins €9,000 after row that started because he was chewing gum

The worker said his manager “approached him in an aggressive manner.”

# employer - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Employee killed when 36 tonnes of food collapsed onto him

VF Coldstores is to be sentenced for breaching health and safety laws.

# employer - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Poll: Would a bad employer review put you off a job? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would a bad employer review put you off a job?

A new website allows workers to rate their employers.

# employer - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Security guard accused of abandoning his post awarded €20,000

Philips Uzoma had been working for his employer for more than 10 years when he was unfairly dismissed.

# employer - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

The words we all use on our CVs (and shouldn't)

With these buzzwords you are really boring us…

# employer - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Paris Bakery workers end sit-in as Revenue comes to the rescue

The workers staged a sit-in at the premises for 19 days in total.

# employer - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

New workers' rights legislation could lead to practices 'outlawed' in other countries

However, it has been welcomed by Ibec, who believe it will help Ireland to continue to attract foreign direct investment.

# employer - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Worker awarded €80k for being told her job no longer existed after maternity leave

The Equality Tribunal said Lisa Mullen was subjected to a “range of unlawful treatment and comments” by her employer.

# employer - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Irish workplaces among worst in Europe for bullying

Trade union SIPTU deals with a ‘substantial’ number of bullying cases but said a legal definition of it is needed in Ireland if victims are to get any justice.

# employer - Monday 29 October, 2012

How safe is your workplace?

Even if you work in an office, you could be at risk of health and safety issues. The CEO of the Health and Safety Authority tells us more.

# employer - Monday 16 July, 2012

Paddy Power exec goes undercover on TV show

What happens when a Paddy Power board member goes undercover at the company?

# employer - Thursday 10 May, 2012

New figures show Distilled Media is Ireland's largest online publishing group

Latest figures show that Distilled, which publishes, gets more monthly page impressions than, and Independent Digital.

# employer - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Readers' panel: Small business owner

Con Traas owns a small business in south Tipperary and is concerned about the effect of the rise in VAT rate.

# employer - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Irish managers among the most easygoing in Europe

A new study has found a north-south divide in Europe when it comes to the way business managers lead.