Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 21/1/2022

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 21 January 2022
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Issues covered: New Public Holiday; Covid Recognition Payment; 4-day week; International HR Day; Sick Pay Cuts

This week's top 5:

  1. Government agrees Covid recognition payment and new public holiday.
  2. There are further revisions to the Work Safely Protocol for cases, close contacts, and facemasks.
  3. Will a four-day week actually work?
  4. The US boss who sparked outrage after sacking 900 staff in an online Zoom meeting has returned as the company's CE.
  5. Supermarket Morrisons is the latest UK employer to cut sick pay for unvaccinated workers.

…………………………………….and in other news, you can listen again to our recent webinar with Jennifer Cashman as she discussed some key employment law developments, and there is still time to register for our upcoming webinars with Caroline Reidy of the HR Suite and Duncan

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