Employees v Employer Posted In: Case Law
Case Referencer-065472-pw-08 et al
Legal BodyEmployment Appeals Tribunal (EAT)
Type of Claim / JurisdictionCollective and Trade Union Issues, Pay
The case involves a cross appeal to a decision of the Rights Commissioner (Reference number r-065472-pw-08 et al) under the Payment of Wages Act 1991 by both the employer and the 16 employees concerned. The question to be addressed by the Tribunal was whether there had been a lawful pay deduction by the employer or not. Due to the complexity and extensive evidence provided at the hearing of this matter the case was heard over a nine day period.
The facts of the case were such that the employer, South West Doctors on Call Limited, had a sole union recognition agreement with two unions: the INMO and SIPTU in respect of the nurses and drivers it employed. The employer engaged in
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