Friday Round Up in Ireland 14/07/2023

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 14 July 2023
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Issues covered: Industrial Action, AI, RTE, Recruitment, Cost of Living Crisis

This week's top 5:

  1. €75,000 Fine After Employee’s Hand Amputated
  2. Four in 10 People Can't Afford Health Insurance
  3. 650 Still Face Lay-Offs at Tara Mines
  4. Is there a Crisis of Confidence in HR and People Leadership?
  5. 27% of Jobs at High Risk from AI Revolution

And in other news………….workers are taking secret 'Hush Holidays' - what are they?


  1. Case Law Review
  2. RTÉ Scandal
  3. Industrial Action
  4. Recruitment
  5. Cost of Living
  6. Annual Leave and 'Hush' Holidays
  7. AI
  8. Just in Case You Missed It...
  9. HR Developments
  10. Health & Safety Developments
  11. Employment News in the Media
  12. Free Webinars This Month


1. Case Law Review

Eris Byrne v Balrath Operations Unlimited

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