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# wrc - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Receptionist at child services company fired for visiting hardcore porn sites
# Warranted Dismissal
# Warranted Dismissal

Receptionist at child services company fired for visiting hardcore porn sites

Oct 11th 2017, 1:52 PM 41,675 Views 44 Comments

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

# wrc - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Man who listed 'standing up against homosexuality' as achievement loses discrimination case
# Job Application
# Job Application

Man who listed 'standing up against homosexuality' as achievement loses discrimination case

Sep 14th 2017, 4:34 PM 26,224 Views 0 Comments

Mark Savage claimed he was told to remove the line from his CV.

# wrc - Friday 25 August, 2017

Bouncer who was told all Romanians 'are thieves and liars' wins €20k in discrimination case
# Racial Abuse
# Racial Abuse

Bouncer who was told all Romanians 'are thieves and liars' wins €20k in discrimination case

Aug 25th 2017, 6:10 AM 27,660 Views 51 Comments

It was ruled that the company did not address racial abuse directed towards an employee.

# wrc - Thursday 24 August, 2017

School teacher and caretaker scuffle over Virgin Mary statue
# May Altar
# May Altar

School teacher and caretaker scuffle over Virgin Mary statue

Aug 24th 2017, 8:43 AM 81,773 Views 196 Comments

A teacher’s attempt to remove a statue of the Virgin Mary at a school has sparked an altercation with a caretaker.

# wrc - Monday 21 August, 2017

Book-keeper 'retired' by her employer after reaching 66 wins age discrimination case
# Age Discrimination
# Age Discrimination

Book-keeper 'retired' by her employer after reaching 66 wins age discrimination case

Aug 21st 2017, 2:03 PM 40,163 Views 33 Comments

The woman rejected the offer of re-engagement on the basis of a two-year contract.

Tenants awarded 'substantial compensation' for discrimination by landlord
# Housing Assistance
# Housing Assistance

Tenants awarded 'substantial compensation' for discrimination by landlord

Aug 21st 2017, 7:45 AM 60,870 Views 77 Comments

They were awarded compensation ranging from €13,300 to €15,000.

# wrc - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Driver 'reasonably' sacked after he left charity van outside a pub overnight
# Hearing
# Hearing

Driver 'reasonably' sacked after he left charity van outside a pub overnight

Aug 3rd 2017, 4:51 PM 33,631 Views 0 Comments

The worker maintained that he had been subject to an unfair investigation and had been dismissed for taking an organisation’s vehicle home.

# wrc - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

'Vulnerable, scared, overworked and underpaid': A day in the life of an Irish stable worker

'Vulnerable, scared, overworked and underpaid': A day in the life of an Irish stable worker

Jul 26th 2017, 6:05 AM 25,961 Views 37 Comments

A report into the pay and conditions of workers was published yesterday.

# wrc - Monday 24 July, 2017

Dublin bakery's refusal to make anti-gay marriage cake 'was not discrimination'
# Workplace Relations
# Workplace Relations

Dublin bakery's refusal to make anti-gay marriage cake 'was not discrimination'

Jul 24th 2017, 12:13 PM 96,880 Views 156 Comments

“BY THE GRACE OF THE GOOD LORD.”

# wrc - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Woman awarded €4k in unfair dismissal case after taking 'old and smelly basket' from work
# CanTeen
# CanTeen

Woman awarded €4k in unfair dismissal case after taking 'old and smelly basket' from work

Jun 29th 2017, 7:46 PM 31,980 Views 0 Comments

She said she took the basket from a rubbish dump at work without permission and brought it home to hold flowers.

# wrc - Monday 26 June, 2017

Beauty therapist told pregnancy 'was her own problem' before being dismissed
# Workplace Relations
# Workplace Relations

Beauty therapist told pregnancy 'was her own problem' before being dismissed

Jun 26th 2017, 6:29 PM 36,141 Views 0 Comments

The therapist was awarded €3,500 by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# wrc - Friday 16 June, 2017

Office manager wrongly portrayed as 'employee from hell' awarded €160,000
# Unfair Dismissal
# Unfair Dismissal

Office manager wrongly portrayed as 'employee from hell' awarded €160,000

Jun 16th 2017, 1:01 PM 36,983 Views 0 Comments

It’s one of the highest amounts ever awarded by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# wrc - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Worker gets €10k after being told to 'wing it' on a steeple with no harness
# Unfair Dismissal
# Unfair Dismissal

Worker gets €10k after being told to 'wing it' on a steeple with no harness

Jun 4th 2017, 6:45 AM 23,615 Views 0 Comments

The employee saw his job being advertised after he hurt his back at work.

# wrc - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Hindu chef unfairly dismissed after going on prayer leave after his dad died
# Work Relations Commission
# Work Relations Commission

Hindu chef unfairly dismissed after going on prayer leave after his dad died

May 23rd 2017, 4:31 PM 19,116 Views 44 Comments

The chef was required to mourn for 40 days.

# wrc - Friday 19 May, 2017

Hotel security guard sacked for showing guest CCTV footage of her engaging in sexual act
# Dublin
# Dublin

Hotel security guard sacked for showing guest CCTV footage of her engaging in sexual act

May 19th 2017, 5:44 PM 43,862 Views 0 Comments

The man unsuccessfully sued for unfair dismissal.

# wrc - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Store manager shared videos of disabled employee in WhatsApp group for 'merriment'
# Mr Price
# Mr Price

Store manager shared videos of disabled employee in WhatsApp group for 'merriment'

May 17th 2017, 5:44 PM 45,885 Views 0 Comments

The sales assistant’s disability is a result of a road traffic accident.

# wrc - Thursday 11 May, 2017

HSE ordered to pay paramedic €52,000 after discrimination over care of daughter who has Down Syndrome
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

HSE ordered to pay paramedic €52,000 after discrimination over care of daughter who has Down Syndrome

May 11th 2017, 6:04 AM 40,889 Views 16 Comments

The WRC has ordered the HSE to pay the €52,000 in compensation to the man and provide him with a stable rostered position.

# wrc - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Real estate agent ordered to pay €3,000 after telling single mother apartment was for couples
# Compensation
# Compensation

Real estate agent ordered to pay €3,000 after telling single mother apartment was for couples

Apr 20th 2017, 6:30 AM 13,883 Views 0 Comments

The real estate agent had told the woman the landlords were looking for a couple.

# wrc - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Debt advisers slammed as 'penny pinching misers' after docking workers' Leap Year pay
# Counting Coppers
# Counting Coppers

Debt advisers slammed as 'penny pinching misers' after docking workers' Leap Year pay

Apr 19th 2017, 6:20 AM 19,668 Views 4 Comments

Debt advisory service MABS had docked the paychecks of two workers to the tune of between €140 and €160 each.

# wrc - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Nurses have deferred industrial action planned for Tuesday
# Deferral
# Deferral

Nurses have deferred industrial action planned for Tuesday

Mar 4th 2017, 7:07 PM 8,091 Views 11 Comments

The INMO says it will ballot on WRC recommendations.

# wrc - Friday 3 March, 2017

The Bus Éireann strike planned for Monday has been called off
# It's Off
# It's Off

The Bus Éireann strike planned for Monday has been called off

Mar 3rd 2017, 3:19 PM 50,102 Views 63 Comments

Both the NBRU and Siptu will enter talks at the Workplace Relations Commission from Monday.

# wrc - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Nurses' union agrees to meet with Workplace Relations Commission - but work-to-rule is still on
# Work-to-rule
# Work-to-rule

Nurses' union agrees to meet with Workplace Relations Commission - but work-to-rule is still on

Mar 1st 2017, 8:05 PM 6,602 Views 18 Comments

Over 30,000 INMO members are set to work-to-rule next Tuesday, 7 March.

# wrc - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

'I want to be a world champion' - Craig Breen in gear for big 2017 on biggest rallying stage
# Drive It On
From The42
# Drive It On

'I want to be a world champion' - Craig Breen in gear for big 2017 on biggest rallying stage

Dec 27th 2016, 8:00 PM 3,817 Views 2 Comments

The Waterford driver will make history next month.

# wrc - Monday 31 October, 2016

Garda sergeants and inspectors accuse Government of spreading misinformation
# Dispute
# Dispute

Garda sergeants and inspectors accuse Government of spreading misinformation

Oct 31st 2016, 8:05 AM 12,041 Views 64 Comments

The Government is expected to being a proposal document to talks with GRA when the two sides meet later today.

# wrc - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Craig Breen makes history in securing WRC deal with Citroen
# High Road
From The42
# High Road

Craig Breen makes history in securing WRC deal with Citroen

Oct 5th 2016, 8:35 PM 6,009 Views 6 Comments

It’s been a big day for the Waterford man.

# wrc - Thursday 29 September, 2016

All remaining Dublin Bus strikes CALLED OFF after marathon talks
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

All remaining Dublin Bus strikes CALLED OFF after marathon talks

Sep 29th 2016, 7:30 PM 79,546 Views 58 Comments

The breakthrough follows marathon talks at the Workplace Relations Commission.

# wrc - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Strike at Dublin Bus called off for today ... but what about the 11 other days in October?
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

Strike at Dublin Bus called off for today ... but what about the 11 other days in October?

Sep 27th 2016, 8:15 AM 19,791 Views 38 Comments

A planned strike for this coming Saturday is still on the cards.

# wrc - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Teenage boy awarded €5,500 after management stops him bringing assistance dog to school
# WRC
# WRC

Teenage boy awarded €5,500 after management stops him bringing assistance dog to school

Aug 23rd 2016, 10:23 AM 20,708 Views 58 Comments

Luke Kelly-Melia suffers from cerebral palsy and was given the assistance dog as a result.

# wrc - Sunday 31 July, 2016

'I've been enjoying it like a kid' - Tyrone native Meeke over the moon after Rally of Finland win
# Rallying Call
From The42
# Rallying Call

'I've been enjoying it like a kid' - Tyrone native Meeke over the moon after Rally of Finland win

Jul 31st 2016, 3:38 PM 3,700 Views 8 Comments

Craig Breen also got himself on the podium for the first time in what was a historic day for Irish motorsport.

# wrc - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off
# Mandate
# Mandate

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off

May 25th 2016, 5:02 PM 15,718 Views 27 Comments

It was deferred following intervention by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# wrc - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

There are MORE Luas strikes planned for this weekend - and it looks like they're going ahead...
# Striiiiiiiikke
# Striiiiiiiikke

There are MORE Luas strikes planned for this weekend - and it looks like they're going ahead...

Mar 29th 2016, 11:01 PM 37,704 Views 198 Comments

The tram service was closed last weekend, and it seems it’ll take something special to stop this weekend’s strikes from going ahead also.

# wrc - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Meeke moves in the right direction but Seb Ogier in total control in Mexico
# WRC
From The42
# WRC

Meeke moves in the right direction but Seb Ogier in total control in Mexico

Mar 9th 2014, 11:23 AM 1,415 Views 0 Comments

World champion Seb Ogier looks set to win the WRC Rally of Mexico for a second straight year.

# wrc - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Snow? Sno' problem for Tyrone’s Kris Meeke at the Rally of Sweden
# WRC
From The42
# WRC

Snow? Sno' problem for Tyrone’s Kris Meeke at the Rally of Sweden

Feb 6th 2014, 7:29 PM 1,597 Views 1 Comment

“If you try to run before you walk you’ll fall on your face,” Meeke says after steady start.

# wrc - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Tyrone’s Kris Meeke finishes in third spot at Monte Carlo Rally
# In Touch
From The42
# In Touch

Tyrone’s Kris Meeke finishes in third spot at Monte Carlo Rally

Jan 18th 2014, 10:14 PM 1,553 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman, accompanied by co-driver Paul Nagle, consolidated his overnight position.

# wrc - Friday 17 January, 2014

Tyrone's Meeke stays in the hunt for Monte Carlo podium
# WRC
From The42
# WRC

Tyrone's Meeke stays in the hunt for Monte Carlo podium

Jan 17th 2014, 7:18 PM 1,934 Views 1 Comment

Reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier dominated Friday’s proceedings in France.

# wrc - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Tyrone's Meeke in second place at Monte Carlo Rally
# WRC
From The42
# WRC

Tyrone's Meeke in second place at Monte Carlo Rally

Jan 16th 2014, 6:19 PM 2,349 Views 8 Comments

2014 World Rally Championship gets underway in freezing conditions in France.

# wrc - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Irish driver Craig Breen to make World Rally Championship debut
# ACHIEVEMENT
From The42
# ACHIEVEMENT

Irish driver Craig Breen to make World Rally Championship debut

Jan 4th 2014, 12:05 PM 2,500 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old will drive a Ford Fiesta in Rally Sweden next month.

# wrc - Monday 26 November, 2012

Breen voted World Rally Driver of the Year
# Rally Good
From The42
# Rally Good

Breen voted World Rally Driver of the Year

Nov 26th 2012, 12:58 PM 915 Views 1 Comment

The Waterford native, 22, clinched his second world rally title earlier this month.

# wrc - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Loeb cruises to ninth German crown
# Unstoppable
From The42
# Unstoppable

Loeb cruises to ninth German crown

Aug 26th 2012, 4:34 PM 395 Views 0 Comments

Win extends French driver’s Championship lead to 54 points.

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