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# workplace - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Man (70s) charged in relation to fatal workplace incident in Tipperary four years ago

He is due to appear before Clonmel District Court in June.

# workplace - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Nine-fold increase in health and safety workplace complaints in NI since Covid-19 outbreak

An “unprecedented” volume of calls have been received about social distancing in the workplace, the watchdog said.

# workplace - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Over 40% of trainee and intern doctors say they have been bullied or harassed in the workplace

That’s according to a new report by the Medical Council.

# workplace - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Opinion: Inappropriate comments by customers in the workplace are not 'good craic'

You might not expect women to be subjected to inappropriate sexual comments while working as pharmacists in Ireland, but it happens fairly often, writes Laura Farrell.

# workplace - Monday 31 December, 2018

Tesco worker 'sent home because of his beard' awarded €2.5k following Labour Court hearing

The man maintained he always kept his beard neat and tidy, and he should not have been suspended.

# workplace - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Non-Irish national who said he was only one in the job not given paid holidays awarded €9.9k

The Eastern European man said he was treated like a “dogsbody” at the company he worked for.

# workplace - 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.

# workplace - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Ferry worker who lost 'sense of pride' after 40 years in industry awarded €80k in discrimination case

Awarding any less than €80,000 “would not operate as an adequate deterrent”, an adjudicator ruled.

# workplace - Sunday 15 July, 2018

'Setting guidelines around relationships at work is a wise and obvious next step for employers'

Fraternisation policies are a welcome addition and should not be trivialised, writes Stephanie Regan.

# workplace - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Almost 80% of corporate workers are concerned over mental health, study finds

One in five corporate workers have missed work in the past year due to stress, anxiety or depression.

# workplace - Friday 8 June, 2018

# workplace - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge The 9 people you are guaranteed to find in every single workplace Workplace

The 9 people you are guaranteed to find in every single workplace

There’s no escaping the food-stealer

# workplace - Friday 1 December, 2017

The future of work: How these Irish workplaces are ending the era of the boss

We spoke to the forward-looking companies breaking down traditional hierarchies.

# workplace - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Opinion: I want to stop women feeling like frauds in a corporate culture designed for our grandfathers

A co-founder of the Sunday Business Post, Aileen O’Toole learned some valuable lessons about operating in a male-dominated sector.

# workplace - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Poll: Do you feel stressed at work? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel stressed at work?

A new campaign aims to raise awareness of its affects.

# workplace - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

One in four Irish employers experienced a workplace dispute last year

Disciplinary issues account for the single greatest cause of disputes at 37%.

# workplace - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Receptionist at child services company fired for visiting hardcore porn sites

The woman denied accessing the sites and had sued the child services company for unfair dismissal.

# workplace - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Some new fathers fear taking parental leave will hamper their chances of promotion

28% of people working in technical roles believe fathers may be viewed as less committed to their job if they take full parental leave.

# workplace - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Man (20s) dies in workplace incident on Monaghan mushroom farm

Two others were taken to hospital, but neither are believed to be in a critical condition.

# workplace - Monday 15 May, 2017

Almost half of people in Dublin wouldn't work with someone with a mental health difficulty

Only 58% of Dubliners are willing to work with someone with a mental health difficulty

# workplace - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

FactCheck: You asked, we answered - the gender pay gap

One FactCheck reader saw a lot of claims about the gender pay gap this year, so we’ve taken a closer look.

# workplace - Monday 5 September, 2016

'Shocking and dangerous': HSA funding for workplace safety initiatives cut by almost a half

The number of inspections carried out by the HSA have taken a sharp decline in recent years.

# workplace - Monday 8 August, 2016

Man dies in Cork construction site accident

Two other men were also injured in the incident.

# workplace - Saturday 9 July, 2016

'I'm ok with talking about my mental health problems - but will it affect my employability?'

Natalie Marr says she posts about her mental history despite concerns that it might affect her job options.

# workplace - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Your boss can't make your work meaningful to you, but they can make you care less

They should stay out of the way, a new research paper says.

# workplace - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Giving women time off for periods would be unfair - but we need to talk about them more

A company in the UK has introduced a “period policy” that will allow women leave if they are suffering.

# workplace - Friday 1 January, 2016

Planning a New Year change? Here are 5 signs you're stuck in a toxic workplace

There are bad workplaces, and then there are toxic ones…

# workplace - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

The next Google Glass is taking shape, and it's aiming for the workplace

The first pictures of the headset have been released as it repositions itself as a tool for the workplace.

# workplace - Friday 18 September, 2015

Woman awarded €33k after security guard 'massaged her buttocks'

The Equality Tribunal also found that she had been victimised by her employer in their handling of the complaint.

From The Daily Edge An office just installed this insane fridge to get workers to stay late Honesty Fridge

# workplace - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Do you hang out with co-workers outside work? Irish people do it much more than most Internal Affairs This post contains a poll

Do you hang out with co-workers outside work? Irish people do it much more than most

They’re unsure whether it’s worthwhile though

# workplace - Thursday 14 May, 2015

You're LESS likely to get injured in work now the Celtic Tiger is over

And less likely during the recession.

# workplace - Monday 5 January, 2015

Man (48) dies in industrial accident in quarry

It was the first workplace accident of 2015.

# workplace - Friday 21 November, 2014

Opinion: Develop your ‘mental fitness’ in work to find a sense of well-being

All employees need to develop skills to manage some of the emotional barriers that prevent them from thriving at the workplace.

# workplace - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 of the most sarcastic things that have ever happened Lowest Form Of Wit

# workplace - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Children under 7 to be banned from tractors

Under new rules. farmers will be able to be prosecuted for a number of offences.

# workplace - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Spidey senses tingling? You're much more likely to have a workplace accident today

Thursdays in November are the riskiest time of the year.

# workplace - Thursday 25 September, 2014

# workplace - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Are you Facebook friends with your boss? Half of people are

Do you get a hammock as well? Some people get a hammock.

# workplace - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Poll: If you were being bullied at work what would you do? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: If you were being bullied at work what would you do?

Would you tell your boss or keep it to yourself?

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