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# compensation - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Fifa makes massive damages claim against officials involved in bribery scandals
# Compensation
From The42
# Compensation

Fifa makes massive damages claim against officials involved in bribery scandals

Mar 16th 2016, 11:57 AM 2,586 Views 1 Comment

Football’s governing body has accepted that World Cup votes were sold but wants compensation from those involved for ‘tarnishing its brand’.

# compensation - Monday 14 March, 2016

Garda who was stabbed under eye on Halloween awarded €35k damages
# High Court
# High Court

Garda who was stabbed under eye on Halloween awarded €35k damages

Mar 14th 2016, 6:45 PM 21,006 Views 57 Comments

The wound left a permanent indented scar on his face.

# compensation - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Praveen Halappanavar settles medical negligence case over death of his wife Savita
# Settled
# Settled

Praveen Halappanavar settles medical negligence case over death of his wife Savita

Mar 10th 2016, 2:11 PM 25,721 Views 55 Comments

31-year-old Savita Halappanavar died in Galway hospital in 2012.

# compensation - Friday 4 March, 2016

Former restaurant manager awarded €18,000 in damages after cutting foot on broken flower pot plate
# Dublin
# Dublin

Former restaurant manager awarded €18,000 in damages after cutting foot on broken flower pot plate

Mar 4th 2016, 2:31 PM 29,796 Views 42 Comments

Angela Gamble told the Circuit Civil Court that she saw blood coming out of her shoe after walking over the broken ceramic plate.

# compensation - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Irish women brutally injured during childbirth given another three weeks to claim records
# Shredding Dispute
# Shredding Dispute

Irish women brutally injured during childbirth given another three weeks to claim records

Feb 27th 2016, 11:38 AM 12,170 Views 7 Comments

The move comes after symphysiotomy survivors objected to an online notice warning them that unclaimed medical records would be destroyed.

# compensation - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Schoolgirl awarded €40k after 'savage' attack by neighbour's dog
# Dog Attack
# Dog Attack

Schoolgirl awarded €40k after 'savage' attack by neighbour's dog

Feb 23rd 2016, 2:41 PM 18,564 Views 25 Comments

The court was told the dog, named Sophie, had bitten the six-year-old in the face, lacerating her upper lip.

# compensation - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Girl (5) who cut leg to the bone on 'knife-edged' toilet roll holder awarded €40,000
# Compensation
# Compensation

Girl (5) who cut leg to the bone on 'knife-edged' toilet roll holder awarded €40,000

Dec 1st 2015, 2:23 PM 25,804 Views 29 Comments

Katie Carroll McGowan has been left with a permanent scar from the accident.

# compensation - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Dunnes worker awarded €15k after slipping on wet floor while carrying box of doughnuts
# Damages
# Damages

Dunnes worker awarded €15k after slipping on wet floor while carrying box of doughnuts

Nov 24th 2015, 1:50 PM 16,854 Views 26 Comments

Alison Leavey’s wrist was injured after it was caught in a door.

# compensation - Monday 16 November, 2015

'Like my worst nightmare' - garda who faced down military-trained gunman tells of ordeal
# Compensation
# Compensation

'Like my worst nightmare' - garda who faced down military-trained gunman tells of ordeal

Nov 16th 2015, 4:49 PM 23,692 Views 92 Comments

The unarmed garda faced down and disarmed a robber who had been trained by the Lithuanian military.

# compensation - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Donegal radio presenter awarded €26,000 for constructive dismissal
# Highland Radio
# Highland Radio

Donegal radio presenter awarded €26,000 for constructive dismissal

Nov 14th 2015, 6:00 AM 15,486 Views 10 Comments

The Employment Appeals Tribunal ruled that Steven Lynch was justified in resigning his position at Highland Radio.

# compensation - Monday 2 November, 2015

Woman who slipped on Dunnes Stores potato wedge wins €23,000 in damages
# Wedge Roll
# Wedge Roll

Woman who slipped on Dunnes Stores potato wedge wins €23,000 in damages

Nov 2nd 2015, 3:32 PM 37,595 Views 66 Comments

The slip made her back and neck problems come back.

# compensation - Monday 26 October, 2015

Sacked Connacht Gold employee denies writing 'vulgar' comment on milk carton
# Compensation
# Compensation

Sacked Connacht Gold employee denies writing 'vulgar' comment on milk carton

Oct 26th 2015, 7:30 AM 32,956 Views 29 Comments

Shop steward Conor Rafter was awarded €25,000 in compensation under the Unfair Dismissals Acts, 1977 to 2007.

# compensation - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Expectant mothers experienced 75 'extreme' incidents in Irish hospitals last year
# Compensation
# Compensation

Expectant mothers experienced 75 'extreme' incidents in Irish hospitals last year

Oct 20th 2015, 1:37 PM 11,775 Views 7 Comments

The State Claims Agency said Ireland’s national incident rates are “not dissimilar to international figures”.

# compensation - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man 'isolated, bullied and harassed' by work managers awarded €20,000
# Employment Appeals Tribunal
# Employment Appeals Tribunal

Man 'isolated, bullied and harassed' by work managers awarded €20,000

Oct 18th 2015, 7:45 AM 33,428 Views 26 Comments

The Employment Appeals Tribunal found that Daniel O’Reilly was constructively dismissed.

# compensation - Friday 16 October, 2015

The government just avoided a €360 million payout over taxis
# Deregulation
# Deregulation

The government just avoided a €360 million payout over taxis

Oct 16th 2015, 2:21 PM 20,013 Views 65 Comments

Three men have lost their High Court case.

# compensation - Sunday 11 October, 2015

After patients burn to death in hospital bombing, charity refuses to take US money
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

After patients burn to death in hospital bombing, charity refuses to take US money

Oct 11th 2015, 10:27 PM 18,606 Views 34 Comments

President Barack Obama has apologised to the charity, admitting the attack was a mistake.

# compensation - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Sacked receptionist awarded €8,720 following dispute over €4 overtime payment
# Cork
# Cork

Sacked receptionist awarded €8,720 following dispute over €4 overtime payment

Sep 20th 2015, 7:30 AM 28,639 Views 20 Comments

The Employment Appeals Tribunal found Anna Maria O’Donoghue was unfairly dismissed by her employer.

# compensation - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year
# Pay Outs
# Pay Outs

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year

Sep 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 21,282 Views 20 Comments

In total the Injuries Board has awarded €128.45 million in the first six months of this year.

# compensation - Friday 4 September, 2015

Setanta Insurance customers will finally get the money they're owed
# Court
# Court

Setanta Insurance customers will finally get the money they're owed

Sep 4th 2015, 1:26 PM 12,002 Views 18 Comments

The firm was wound up in 2014, but over 1,700 claims were outstanding.

# compensation - Friday 31 July, 2015

23 is the magic number when it comes to the tricky world of transfers
# Column
From The42
# Column

23 is the magic number when it comes to the tricky world of transfers

Jul 31st 2015, 3:25 PM 8,011 Views 2 Comments

John O’Sullivan looks at how the presence of mandatory compensation payments often influence when LOI players move on.

# compensation - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Leinster release Kane Douglas after receiving 'suitable' compensation
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Leinster release Kane Douglas after receiving 'suitable' compensation

Jul 23rd 2015, 2:34 PM 9,847 Views 43 Comments

The lock is expected to join Queensland Reds on a two-year contract.

# compensation - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Toulon's owner may sue ARU for 'millions' over Quade Cooper deal
# Compensation
From The42
# Compensation

Toulon's owner may sue ARU for 'millions' over Quade Cooper deal

Jul 22nd 2015, 1:51 PM 10,402 Views 10 Comments

Mourad Boudjellal is not a happy man.

# compensation - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Man awarded €28,000 compensation on grounds of discrimination at work
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Man awarded €28,000 compensation on grounds of discrimination at work

Jul 18th 2015, 7:45 AM 19,777 Views 14 Comments

Mariusz Kozak was awarded €28,000 in compensation from his former employer Eirtech Aviation Ltd.

# compensation - Friday 17 July, 2015

Minimum-wage employee who was working 70 hour weeks while heavily pregnant receives €55,000 in compensation
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Minimum-wage employee who was working 70 hour weeks while heavily pregnant receives €55,000 in compensation

Jul 17th 2015, 11:08 PM 47,305 Views 52 Comments

Polish national Ewelina Gacek has won her case against €uro 50 store at the Equality Tribunal.

# compensation - Friday 22 May, 2015

Rape victim who was wrongly arrested by police has been given £20,000 compensation
# Mistakes Were Made
# Mistakes Were Made

Rape victim who was wrongly arrested by police has been given £20,000 compensation

May 22nd 2015, 4:30 PM 14,656 Views 11 Comments

The teenager tried to kill herself after police accused her of lying about the attack.

# compensation - Friday 3 April, 2015

Dead boy's family win $150 million payout over exploding Jeep
# Chrysler
# Chrysler

Dead boy's family win $150 million payout over exploding Jeep

Apr 3rd 2015, 10:09 AM 23,215 Views 19 Comments

But parent company Fiat Chrysler still insists the vehicles aren’t defective.

# compensation - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Council pays thousands in compensation for staff needle stick injuries
# Personal Injury
# Personal Injury

Council pays thousands in compensation for staff needle stick injuries

Mar 10th 2015, 10:19 AM 10,496 Views 29 Comments

Dublin City Council also spent €7.7 million on settlements for public injuries last year.

# compensation - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Deadly ignition switches linked to 56 deaths, brain damage and amputation
# General Motors
# General Motors

Deadly ignition switches linked to 56 deaths, brain damage and amputation

Feb 17th 2015, 4:29 PM 23,742 Views 14 Comments

The company has received hundreds of claims for compensation.

# compensation - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Symphysiotomy compensation scheme announced - but how many survivors will apply?
# Redress
# Redress

Symphysiotomy compensation scheme announced - but how many survivors will apply?

Nov 6th 2014, 10:23 AM 6,120 Views 21 Comments

That’s according to a survivors group SOS, which describes its time limits as “draconian”.

Spidey senses tingling? You're much more likely to have a workplace accident today
# Slip And Fall
# Slip And Fall

Spidey senses tingling? You're much more likely to have a workplace accident today

Nov 6th 2014, 9:19 AM 8,602 Views 7 Comments

Thursdays in November are the riskiest time of the year.

# compensation - Monday 20 October, 2014

Funeral home refused to look after the body of 14-year-old Traveller
# Compensation
# Compensation

Funeral home refused to look after the body of 14-year-old Traveller

Oct 20th 2014, 7:00 AM 42,830 Views 74 Comments

The family of the teenager have been awarded more than €6,000 in compensation.

# compensation - Friday 17 October, 2014

Hotdog and wine gums dispute gets fired Cineworld worker €20,000
# Sacked
# Sacked

Hotdog and wine gums dispute gets fired Cineworld worker €20,000

Oct 17th 2014, 10:16 AM 38,598 Views 59 Comments

The former cinema worker purchased a regular hotdog, when he had, in fact, received a large hotdog.

# compensation - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Blind teenager awarded €3.2m in damages after court battle
# Compensation
# Compensation

Blind teenager awarded €3.2m in damages after court battle

Oct 8th 2014, 9:48 AM 8,755 Views 4 Comments

The family of 13-year-old Noel McCarthy have spoken of their relief after a court battle lasting more than a decade.

# compensation - Friday 30 May, 2014

Opinion: Would stricter guidelines for trial judges encourage more consistent sentencing?
# Judiciary
# Judiciary

Opinion: Would stricter guidelines for trial judges encourage more consistent sentencing?

May 30th 2014, 1:00 PM 173 Views 20 Comments

The current Anthony Lyons case has highlighted the problem of uniformity regarding criminal sanctions. Is there a way to improve consistency and fairness of sentencing?

# compensation - Monday 19 May, 2014

Woman with disabilities awarded €30k after employer refused to provide her with a chair
# Compensation
# Compensation

Woman with disabilities awarded €30k after employer refused to provide her with a chair

May 19th 2014, 9:46 AM 26,591 Views 52 Comments

Her previous role at a customer service desk had changed, meaning she would have been required to stand.

# compensation - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Samsung pledges compensation for factory workers who contracted incurable diseases
# Apology
# Apology

Samsung pledges compensation for factory workers who contracted incurable diseases

May 14th 2014, 1:54 PM 18,082 Views 15 Comments

The company’s CEO said that it would employ a third party to “make due compensation” to victims and their families.

# compensation - Monday 28 April, 2014

Only one in every twenty complaints about financial mis-selling is upheld
# Sharp Practice?
# Sharp Practice?

Only one in every twenty complaints about financial mis-selling is upheld

Apr 28th 2014, 6:44 PM 6,697 Views 13 Comments

Fianna Fail issues a call to overhaul rules governing the sale of financial products.

# compensation - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can't return to work
# Rana Plaza
# Rana Plaza

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can't return to work

Apr 23rd 2014, 7:45 AM 7,412 Views 2 Comments

Victims of the building collapse have so far received $1,000 in average compensation, says a charity.

Magdalene Laundries survivors have received €10.3 million in compensation
# Redress
# Redress

Magdalene Laundries survivors have received €10.3 million in compensation

Apr 23rd 2014, 6:45 AM 7,738 Views 22 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter told the Dáil that 731 applications have been made under the redress scheme so far.

# compensation - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Worker awarded €80k for being told her job no longer existed after maternity leave
# Tribunal
# Tribunal

Worker awarded €80k for being told her job no longer existed after maternity leave

Mar 18th 2014, 10:00 PM 61,679 Views 114 Comments

The Equality Tribunal said Lisa Mullen was subjected to a “range of unlawful treatment and comments” by her employer.