Cosy Tots & Co. Ltd V Bernadette Conn [2021]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Decision Number
    RPD219
  • Legal Body
    Labour Court (LC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Redundancy and Reorganisation
Issues covered: Redundancy Payments Acts 1967 to 2014; Suitable Alternative Employment

In this case, the Respondent appealed the decision of the Adjudication Officer to the Labour Court after the Adjudication Officer ruled in favour of the Complainant. The Complainant, Ms Conn, was employed by Cosy Tots and Company, ‘the Respondent’, as a Cook, in their creche in Nutgrove, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14. In June 2019, the Respondent advised the Complainant that they were closing the premises that she worked in. In August 2019, the Respondent wrote to the Complainant to offer her a position in one of their other creches, located in Barrow St., Dublin 2. The Complainant did not consider this alternative to be suitable for her due to increased commuting time and the impact this would

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This article is correct at 04/03/2021
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