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Wednesday 22 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# INspectors

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# agsi
Online domestic violence training, rosters and pay all key issues at garda conference
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors begin their annual conference today in Killarney, Co Kerry.
All time
# Independent News And Media
Inspectors to be appointed to investigate INM, High Court rules
The State’s corporate watchdog had first sought to appoint inspectors to Independent News and Media in March.
# Decision time
High noon at the High Court as judge to rule on appointing inspectors to investigate INM
The State’s corporate watchdog will finally learn if it can appoint inspectors to Independent News and Media this afternoon.
# High Court
INM in attempt to block appointment of inspectors to investigate itself, while Denis O'Brien blames ODCE for leaks
The ODCE was due to make its application to have inspectors appointed to Independent News and Media at the High Court this afternoon. Things didn’t go entirely to plan however.
# a disgrace
Gardaí accuse senior management of bullying members
The AGSI says the force is being silenced.
# day-trip detectives
'Crack teams' of secret tourism inspectors could be coming to your town...
…. as long as it isn’t ‘dirty’.
# Gardaí
Tazers and whistleblowers up for debate during AGSI conference
Members of the 31 AGSI branches will debate range of motions during this week’s conference.
# Creches
Funding of €900,000 for childcare staff training
The money is part of wider reforms for the pre-school childcare sector following Prime Time’s exposé earlier this year.
# Deadline
Syria has destroyed all of its chemical weapons equipment: watchdog
Syria had been given a deadline of tomorrow to get rid of all of its production and assembly facilities for chemical weapons.
# Syria
UN chemical weapons inspectors leave Syria
The team will head to The Hague to assess the evidence gathered during their probe.
# Syria
French armed forces 'ready' to intervene in Syria if called upon
Meanwhile, UN weapons inspectors left their hotels, but it is not known what their destination is at this point.
# Syria
Obama says Syria 'will require America's attention'
The US president called the Syrian attack where it is alleged chemical weapons were used, ‘a big event of grave concern’.
# Driving In My Car
Ireland is saying goodbye to the classic driving test feedback form
The Road Safety Authority has started rolling out tablet computers for examiners, meaning candidates won’t get the usual form back.
# Penalty Points
Gardaí should be able to quash penalty points for 'humanitarian reasons'
A report into the controversy around Gardaí breaking the rules around cancelling penalty points has suggested some changes to the system.
# Food Safety
Video: How does the food safety inspection process work in Ireland?
There are around 50,000 food points of sale in the country with just 300 inspectors to ensure that they meet food safety standards.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added NYC seen from space
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Teachers
Surprise! Secondary teachers to face unannounced inspections
Currently teachers receive advance warning of an inspector’s visit, but this is set to change.