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#Fishing vessels

# fishing-vessels - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

'This will not be tolerated': Fishermen vow to fight introduction of penalty points system
# Fishing
# Fishing

'This will not be tolerated': Fishermen vow to fight introduction of penalty points system

Jul 9th 2019, 12:05 AM 30,285 Views 15 Comments

The government has previously tried to implement the points system – in 2014, 2016 and 2018 – failing each time.

# fishing-vessels - Monday 11 December, 2017

Migrant fishermen working on Irish boats suffer exploitation and 'get average pay of €2.82'
# Worker Rights
# Worker Rights

Migrant fishermen working on Irish boats suffer exploitation and 'get average pay of €2.82'

Dec 11th 2017, 7:53 AM 11,170 Views 23 Comments

One in four fishermen have experienced verbal or physical abuse, according to a new report.

# fishing-vessels - Sunday 9 April, 2017

'The system is a joke': A quarter of Irish fishing vessels caught with illegal workers
# Fishy Business
# Fishy Business

'The system is a joke': A quarter of Irish fishing vessels caught with illegal workers

Apr 9th 2017, 5:40 PM 23,492 Views 40 Comments

A scheme was brought in last year to protect foreign staff – but there are claims that exploitation is still rife.

# fishing-vessels - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Transport Dept examines issues with emergency marine beacons
# Fishing Vessels
# Fishing Vessels

Transport Dept examines issues with emergency marine beacons

Nov 23rd 2013, 12:46 PM 5,363 Views 3 Comments

Minister Varadkar has been called on to clarify how long his department has known about the issues for.

# fishing-vessels - Saturday 21 January, 2012

No relief for families after sixth day of search for missing fishermen
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

No relief for families after sixth day of search for missing fishermen

Jan 21st 2012, 6:28 PM 2,366 Views 0 Comments

Search operations have now been called off for the night, with no results despite an influx of local volunteers joining the effort in Glandore Bay.