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# compensation - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Boss who told woman being sick was 'no problem' and fired her a week later ordered to pay her €10,000
# Unfair Dismissal
# Unfair Dismissal

Boss who told woman being sick was 'no problem' and fired her a week later ordered to pay her €10,000

Aug 5th 2018, 10:00 PM 87,399 Views 62 Comments

The company in question did not appear at the Labour Court hearing regarding the woman’s complaint.

# compensation - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Thalidomide makers didn't adequately respond to 'absolute tragedy unfolding in front of them', court hears
# Compensation
# Compensation

Thalidomide makers didn't adequately respond to 'absolute tragedy unfolding in front of them', court hears

Jul 31st 2018, 4:53 PM 14,654 Views 0 Comments

26 people are attempting to bring forward compensation claims against the drug’s manufacturers and others.

# compensation - Thursday 26 July, 2018

'A huge victory' - Transgender man awarded €5,000 compensation from barber who refused to cut his hair
# Equality
# Equality

'A huge victory' - Transgender man awarded €5,000 compensation from barber who refused to cut his hair

Updated Jul 26th 2018, 10:57 PM 74,876 Views 0 Comments

Lee McLoughlin said he was refused a hair cut after a barber mistakenly believed he was a woman.

# compensation - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Sacked worker who went along with false story to 'protect teammate' awarded €50k compensation
# Unfair Dismissal
# Unfair Dismissal

Sacked worker who went along with false story to 'protect teammate' awarded €50k compensation

Jul 19th 2018, 6:15 AM 41,482 Views 0 Comments

The former technician at the wind farm services company won his unfair dismissal case at the Workplace Relations Commission.

# compensation - Friday 13 July, 2018

Johnson and Johnson ordered to pay $4.69 billion damages in talcum powder cancer case
# Compensation
# Compensation

Johnson and Johnson ordered to pay $4.69 billion damages in talcum powder cancer case

Jul 13th 2018, 8:25 AM 61,946 Views 23 Comments

The plaintiffs said using the talc for personal hygiene had caused ovarian cancer.

# compensation - Monday 9 July, 2018

Retired garda awarded €9,000 for injuries suffered when arresting 'violent drunk' in 2013
# Cavan
# Cavan

Retired garda awarded €9,000 for injuries suffered when arresting 'violent drunk' in 2013

Jul 9th 2018, 3:37 PM 16,570 Views 11 Comments

Garda Gary Tobin had been knocked to the ground, injuring his lower back and right leg.

# compensation - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Traveller charity ordered to pay €17,500 for unfairly dismissing woman who raised concerns over garda vetting
# Compensation
# Compensation

Traveller charity ordered to pay €17,500 for unfairly dismissing woman who raised concerns over garda vetting

Jun 7th 2018, 6:00 AM 24,903 Views 0 Comments

The woman said she was concerned about how the place was being run.

# compensation - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

3,400 new victims of tracker mortgage scandal identified
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal

3,400 new victims of tracker mortgage scandal identified

Apr 25th 2018, 12:01 PM 13,699 Views 52 Comments

37,100 customers affected by the scandal have now been identified, with €459 million in redress paid to date.

# compensation - Thursday 29 March, 2018

A man with no computer literacy had money stolen from him using his online banking service
# Ombudsman
# Ombudsman

A man with no computer literacy had money stolen from him using his online banking service

Mar 29th 2018, 4:09 PM 22,650 Views 6 Comments

The case was mediated on by the Financial Services Ombudsman, and the man’s family were awarded €8,000.

# compensation - Friday 23 March, 2018

Garda and former Tipp hurling captain awarded €195k for suffering 'devastating injuries' on duty
# Compensation
# Compensation

Garda and former Tipp hurling captain awarded €195k for suffering 'devastating injuries' on duty

Mar 23rd 2018, 8:05 PM 77,494 Views 25 Comments

Garda Aidan Flanagan was kicked in the back while arresting a youth for burglary.

# compensation - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Couple awarded €20,000 after being wrongly accused of not paying for a meal at a restaurant
# Defamation
# Defamation

Couple awarded €20,000 after being wrongly accused of not paying for a meal at a restaurant

Mar 8th 2018, 12:55 PM 52,341 Views 0 Comments

The couple had been at the restaurant for a family meal.

# compensation - Monday 26 February, 2018

Galway couple overcharged €1.23 million by KBC Bank on their mortgage
# Compensation
# Compensation

Galway couple overcharged €1.23 million by KBC Bank on their mortgage

Feb 26th 2018, 10:41 AM 48,931 Views 58 Comments

The couple were overcharged on mortgages for a number of investment properties.

# compensation - Monday 19 February, 2018

Garda who suffered PTSD after he was attacked by four men awarded €15,000 in compensation
# Waterford
# Waterford

Garda who suffered PTSD after he was attacked by four men awarded €15,000 in compensation

Feb 19th 2018, 5:12 PM 23,122 Views 35 Comments

One of the men also threatened to kill him with an iron bar.

# compensation - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Irish Rail appeals after passenger granted €16k in damages for false imprisonment
# Compensation
# Compensation

Irish Rail appeals after passenger granted €16k in damages for false imprisonment

Feb 8th 2018, 6:05 AM 41,295 Views 0 Comments

The Circuit Civil Court ruled last week in favour of Sarah Doupe over an incident that happened in 2013.

# compensation - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Tracker scandal: Just a quarter of PTSB customers who lost homes have appealed
# Compensation
# Compensation

Tracker scandal: Just a quarter of PTSB customers who lost homes have appealed

Feb 6th 2018, 8:01 PM 12,951 Views 22 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said there was an “onus” on the banks to get in contact with these customers.

# compensation - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Irish Rail ordered to pay €16,000 for false imprisonment of passenger
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Irish Rail ordered to pay €16,000 for false imprisonment of passenger

Jan 31st 2018, 2:51 PM 41,750 Views 0 Comments

The payment was in relation to an incident that took place at Pearse Station in 2013.

# compensation - Friday 26 January, 2018

€5.7 million paid to gardaí in compensation for on duty injuries last year
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

€5.7 million paid to gardaí in compensation for on duty injuries last year

Jan 26th 2018, 2:28 PM 13,614 Views 35 Comments

Between 2007 and 2016, a total of €72.4 million has been paid out.

# compensation - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Tracker mortgage scandal: AIB did not consider 'the potential fallout'
# Compensation
# Compensation

Tracker mortgage scandal: AIB did not consider 'the potential fallout'

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:14 PM 16,820 Views 41 Comments

About 10,000 account holders were impacted by the scandal.

# compensation - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Boy (4) awarded €46,000 after he fell from wooden pallets while at a creche
# Compensation
# Compensation

Boy (4) awarded €46,000 after he fell from wooden pallets while at a creche

Dec 20th 2017, 1:35 PM 25,341 Views 0 Comments

The child suffered a laceration above his right eyebrow.

# compensation - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

A warehouse manager fired for leaving work to help his 'trapped wife' has been awarded €20k
# Compensation
# Compensation

A warehouse manager fired for leaving work to help his 'trapped wife' has been awarded €20k

Dec 13th 2017, 4:38 PM 50,459 Views 51 Comments

The man’s spouse was stuck in a hostile situation with young men carrying weapons.

# compensation - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Judge praises Limerick hurler awarded €31k after garda car was rammed for not exaggerating injuries
# Nigel Carey
# Nigel Carey

Judge praises Limerick hurler awarded €31k after garda car was rammed for not exaggerating injuries

Nov 28th 2017, 1:35 PM 29,104 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in October 2010.

# compensation - Sunday 19 November, 2017

'It's been two months, it's just not on': Customers say Ryanair still owes money after cancellations
# Compensation
# Compensation

'It's been two months, it's just not on': Customers say Ryanair still owes money after cancellations

Nov 19th 2017, 12:05 AM 28,886 Views 52 Comments

Ryanair customers told TheJournal.ie that, despite numerous contacts with customer services, they have not yet received compensation.

# compensation - Thursday 16 November, 2017

After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m
# Compensation
# Compensation

After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m

Nov 16th 2017, 10:14 AM 10,279 Views 22 Comments

KBC estimates up to 1,661 of its customers may have been impacted.

# compensation - Friday 10 November, 2017

Pregnant woman sacked by Wrights of Howth restaurant receives €15k compensation
# Crabby Jo's
# Crabby Jo's

Pregnant woman sacked by Wrights of Howth restaurant receives €15k compensation

Nov 10th 2017, 4:32 PM 42,193 Views 48 Comments

Dorota Murat was fired five weeks after informing bosses she was pregnant.

# compensation - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

'I didn't realise it was inappropriate': Woman receives €7k after Halligan asked if she was married in job interview
# Government
# Government

'I didn't realise it was inappropriate': Woman receives €7k after Halligan asked if she was married in job interview

Nov 8th 2017, 4:15 PM 135,549 Views 54 Comments

The woman said she felt “exposed” by being asked the question in such a situation.

# compensation - Monday 6 November, 2017

Garda who suffered internal injuries during violent arrest awarded €36k in compensation
# Line Of Duty
# Line Of Duty

Garda who suffered internal injuries during violent arrest awarded €36k in compensation

Nov 6th 2017, 3:00 PM 13,797 Views 25 Comments

Garda Nicola Gorman was kicked and punched in the ribs, chest and lower back by a man who was resisting arrest.

# compensation - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Child who allegedly developed acute bronchitis from damp and mould at former home awarded €20,000 damages
# Courts
# Courts

Child who allegedly developed acute bronchitis from damp and mould at former home awarded €20,000 damages

Oct 31st 2017, 10:12 PM 26,665 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Dawid Szafirowski, now aged six, had three times been referred to accident and emergency units and twice detained for treatment of his illness.

# compensation - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Tracker mortgage victim speaks of 'constant harassment' from bank for arrears
# Compensation
# Compensation

Tracker mortgage victim speaks of 'constant harassment' from bank for arrears

Oct 25th 2017, 6:20 AM 23,216 Views 43 Comments

Both David Greaves and his wife were diagnosed with cancer in the time it took for them to get back their money and €9,000 in compensation.

# compensation - Monday 23 October, 2017

Tracker scandal: Repayments by Christmas as Donohoe bemoans 'cultural issue' with banks
# Compensation
# Compensation

Tracker scandal: Repayments by Christmas as Donohoe bemoans 'cultural issue' with banks

Oct 23rd 2017, 10:06 PM 21,422 Views 97 Comments

The CEOs of Bank of Ireland, Permanent TSB and KBC held talks with the Minister for Finance today.

# compensation - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

23 people lost their homes because of the tracker mortgage scandal
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

23 people lost their homes because of the tracker mortgage scandal

Oct 17th 2017, 12:01 PM 14,038 Views 54 Comments

Financial institutions have paid out €163 million to affected customers to date.

# compensation - Monday 18 September, 2017

140 Ryanair pilots have left for a competitor in the last year
# Payback
# Payback

140 Ryanair pilots have left for a competitor in the last year

Sep 18th 2017, 10:35 AM 47,685 Views 98 Comments

Ryanair plans to cancel 40-50 flights daily for the next six weeks.

# compensation - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Passengers urged to check if Ryanair owes them compensation for cancelling flights
# Compensation
# Compensation

Passengers urged to check if Ryanair owes them compensation for cancelling flights

Sep 16th 2017, 2:20 PM 25,015 Views 44 Comments

Hundreds of flights are going to be cancelled.

# compensation - Monday 14 August, 2017

'Living in financial limbo': Victims of tracker mortgage scandal still waiting for answers from banks
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

'Living in financial limbo': Victims of tracker mortgage scandal still waiting for answers from banks

Aug 14th 2017, 12:05 AM 23,358 Views 31 Comments

Thousands of customers were denied tracker rates and charged a higher rate of interest than they should have been paying.

# compensation - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Cork barber fined €2,000 for refusing to cut the hair of teenager with cerebral palsy
# Workplace Relations
# Workplace Relations

Cork barber fined €2,000 for refusing to cut the hair of teenager with cerebral palsy

Jul 22nd 2017, 12:26 PM 113,919 Views 45 Comments

The Workplace Relations Commission found that the barber discriminated against 13-year-old wheelchair-user Thomas Bermingham on grounds of disability.

# compensation - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Day 2: Tillage farmers sleep overnight at the Department of Agriculture building
# Hay Now Hay Now
# Hay Now Hay Now

Day 2: Tillage farmers sleep overnight at the Department of Agriculture building

Jul 6th 2017, 5:28 PM 11,827 Views 60 Comments

Some farmers are talking about taking their kids out of college due to the bad harvest.

# compensation - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Garda and former Galway hurler awarded €30,000 after being injured by getaway car
# Ennis
# Ennis

Garda and former Galway hurler awarded €30,000 after being injured by getaway car

Jul 5th 2017, 6:15 AM 16,411 Views 12 Comments

A car ran over Kevin Hooban’s leg as he and a colleague attempted to stop it.

# compensation - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Woman awarded €4k in unfair dismissal case after taking 'old and smelly basket' from work
# CanTeen
# CanTeen

Woman awarded €4k in unfair dismissal case after taking 'old and smelly basket' from work

Jun 29th 2017, 7:46 PM 31,977 Views 0 Comments

She said she took the basket from a rubbish dump at work without permission and brought it home to hold flowers.

# compensation - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Victim of tracker mortgage scandal: 'If I was six months in arrears they'd be ringing me every day'
# Compensation
# Compensation

Victim of tracker mortgage scandal: 'If I was six months in arrears they'd be ringing me every day'

Jun 25th 2017, 9:00 PM 55,337 Views 43 Comments

The Bank of Ireland customer was first told she was affected in December last year – but has received no additional information since then.

# compensation - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Woman who worked '15-hour days, 7 days a week and wasn't allowed leave house' awarded €67k
# Tribunal
# Tribunal

Woman who worked '15-hour days, 7 days a week and wasn't allowed leave house' awarded €67k

Jun 20th 2017, 10:50 PM 40,580 Views 0 Comments

Sultana Anwar alleged that she worked for the Nazirs in this manner for over two years.

# compensation - Friday 5 May, 2017

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms
# Settlement
# Settlement

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms

May 5th 2017, 5:26 PM 27,147 Views 7 Comments

The family of Ashley Donohoe, who died in the balcony collapse, released a statement through their lawyer today.