Agency Work Act - What it Means for Your Business

Posted in : How Do I Handle It ROI on 17 May 2012
Jennifer Cashman
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Jennifer Cashman and her employment team at Ronan Daly Jermyn, Cork and Galway, have written a comprehensive guide to the Agency Work Act and the practical implications for business. This is a complex piece of legislation, with several changes made to the December 2011 draft, and we would urge our readers to carefully consider the content of this article from RDJ.

1. Introduction

Yesterday, the President signed into law The Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Work) Act, 2012, (“the Act”).

Since the publication of the Bill on 16th December last, some of the provisions of the proposed legislation have been the source of considerable debate.
In particular, the proposed retrospective nature

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