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Tánaiste signs new Code of Practice on the Right to Disconnect

From today, employees have the right to disconnect under the new Code of Practice signed by An Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise and Employment, Leo Varadkar.

Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions Bill 2021

Minister O’Gorman welcomes the Family Leave and Miscellaneous Provisions Bill 2021 passing all stages.

Potential risks while working from home put employers at risk of personal injury claims

Top risks highlighted by report from Adare Human Resource Management - practical solutions can prevent potential personal injury.

Bullying in the Workplace – New Code of Practice and Next Steps for Employers

All Employees have a right to be treated with dignity and respect and provided with a safe working environment which is free from all forms of bullying, sexual harassment and harassment.

Labour Court – Virtual Courtroom Hearings

The Labour Court have advised that all hearings scheduled for the weeks beginning January 4 and January 11, 2021 are re-designated as online remote hearings in a virtual courtroom owing to Level 5 restrictions.

National Minimum Wage to increase on 1st January 2021

The national minimum hourly rate will become €10.20 on 1 January 2021.