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#Employment Appeals Tribunal

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 7 August, 2017

Hotel sacking of staff member over two paper cups of coffee was 'fair'

The Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) was found that the Strand Hotel’s decision to sack the man was fair.

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It was 'fair' for a hotel to sack a worker who took two cups of coffee powder

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has found that the Strand Hotel’s decision to sack the man was fair.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Woman who worked '15-hour days, 7 days a week and wasn't allowed leave house' awarded €67k

Sultana Anwar alleged that she worked for the Nazirs in this manner for over two years.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Dunnes Stores worker dismissed for telling colleague to slow down

The woman was awarded €9,000 after a tribunal found she had been unfairly dismissed from the job.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Mechanic who left job after employer implied he was a thief awarded €22k

An Employment Appeals Tribunal said it was reasonable for him to quit his job given the circumstances.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Friday 6 May, 2016

Dublin Airport cleaner who brought alcohol to work loses constructive dismissal claim

The Gold Circle lounge cleaner claimed she was pushed out of the job she loved and moved to cleaning toilets.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 23 April, 2016

A cleaner who was sacked after burning toast wins €25k compensation

The toast set off a fire alarm at the Guinness Storehouse.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 18 April, 2016

Dublin hotel manager told to 'return to Africa' after contracting TB

Some staff at the hotel resented being compulsorily tested for the disease after the man’s diagnosis, an employment hearing was told.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Former security guard gets €12,000 compensation over post-pregnancy roster changes

Laura O’Connor resigned her position with G4S Secure Solutions in August 2013.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Tesco ordered to pay former worker €41,000 after her dismissal for not paying for a fried breakfast

The award was made by the Employment Appeals Tribunal.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Dismissal of Mothercare worker over unauthorised refunds was fair

When questioned, the woman could not explain why there were transactions when there were no customers at the counter.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Donegal radio presenter awarded €26,000 for constructive dismissal

The Employment Appeals Tribunal ruled that Steven Lynch was justified in resigning his position at Highland Radio.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Man sacked before joining the army awarded €1,500

The man’s employer said he was dismissed as his contract had come to an end.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 26 October, 2015

Sacked Connacht Gold employee denies writing 'vulgar' comment on milk carton

Shop steward Conor Rafter was awarded €25,000 in compensation under the Unfair Dismissals Acts, 1977 to 2007.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man 'isolated, bullied and harassed' by work managers awarded €20,000

The Employment Appeals Tribunal found that Daniel O’Reilly was constructively dismissed.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Sacked receptionist awarded €8,720 following dispute over €4 overtime payment

The Employment Appeals Tribunal found Anna Maria O’Donoghue was unfairly dismissed by her employer.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

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Poll: Should the gardaí be allowed to carry out sting operations?

A woman has been awarded €16,000 by the Employment Appeals Tribunal after selling wine to a teenager in a sting operation.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Dunnes worker sacked after being caught in garda sting selling wine to teen

The woman was awarded €16,000 after the Employment Appeals Tribunal found she had been unfairly dismissed.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 24 August, 2015

Woman awarded €17,500 after being dismissed while on maternity leave

The company Samantha Murphy worked for went into receivership while she was off work.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Boss attacked me for moving beer bottles too early in the morning, sacked worker claims

Former luxury hotel worker Eugene Young was awarded €30,000 for unfair dismissal.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 27 July, 2015

Forklift driver sacked for driving into doors awarded €15,000

The decision was made by the Employment Appeals Tribunal.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Man awarded €17k after he was sacked for watching a football clip

The Employment Appeals Tribunal ruled that he was dismissed without fair procedure.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 29 June, 2015

Man sacked on Christmas Eve for taking out his own bins awarded €9,600

Austin Power was unfairly dismissed in 2012 for something he thought was a perk of the job.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 15 June, 2015

Man who may have fallen asleep three times at work awarded €4,000

The man involved, a care assistant, disputes his boss’s account of events.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Man fired after 'petty' warnings over coffee drinking and dish washing

Former kitchen porter Klaudiusz Tuchowski was awarded €20,000 for unfair dismissal.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation

The man was suspended after the incident in a car park.

Woman sacked for taking her taxi fare from till awarded almost €7,000

She was travelling to her home after finishing work at 6am.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Tribunal orders redundancy payout for sacked Abrakebabra workers

The decision could be worth over €12,000 for the three former staff.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Disgraced UAE ambassador hit his underpaid staff and called them 'scavengers': tribunal

New details of the case against Khalid Nasser Rashed Lootah, the former ambassador to Ireland, have emerged.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 22 December, 2014

Gemma O’Doherty settles unfair dismissal case against Independent Newspapers

“I now just want to get on with my career,” the former Irish Independent journalist said today.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Sunday 30 November, 2014

UAE recalls ambassador who treated his staff 'like slaves'

He was ordered to pay a total of €240,000 to three workers earlier this week.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ambassador who treated staff 'like slaves' ordered to pay them €240,000

But will Khalid Nasser Rashed Lootah invoke diplomatic immunity?

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Monday 10 November, 2014

Warehouse worker sacked for eating a jam tart

The man said he and his co-worker were actually eating a Mars bar on the shop floor but the Employment Appeals Tribunal said his dismissal was fair.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Friday 22 August, 2014

Woman sacked for cursing and flirting at work fights back - gets €12,500

Refuse company Oxigen didn’t like Janet Mooney’s “colourful language”.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Sacked bar manager loses appeal over thousands of missing pints

The Employment Appeals Tribunal rules a Cork barman was not unfairly sacked after being warned over ‘poor stock control’.

# employment-appeals-tribunal - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

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