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# compensation - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Claims agency has over €1 billion in outstanding liabilities
# I Spy
# I Spy

Claims agency has over €1 billion in outstanding liabilities

Oct 3rd 2013, 6:15 AM 4,771 Views 5 Comments

The State Claims Agency spent €160,000 checking up on suspected fraudulent claims last year.

# compensation - Monday 23 September, 2013

State bodies account for nearly 30 per cent of employment payments upheld in 12 months
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

State bodies account for nearly 30 per cent of employment payments upheld in 12 months

Sep 23rd 2013, 7:15 AM 5,240 Views 12 Comments

Despite accounting for just eight of 59 cases upheld at the Equality Tribunal, arms of the state accounted for €300,000 of the €1 million paid out since August 2012.

# compensation - Friday 13 September, 2013

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

Sep 13th 2013, 12:58 PM 5,449 Views 5 Comments

The company was critical of other brands that were being supplied by the company that failed to attend a meeting in Geneva yesterday to discuss long-term compensation.

# compensation - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office
# Cork
# Cork

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office

Aug 27th 2013, 3:01 PM 6,339 Views 28 Comments

The protest will involve the signatures of over 1,000 people being gathered on white sheets and displayed at the event.

# compensation - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Minister said Bethany Home must be included in redress scheme... in 2010
# Kathleen Lynch
# Kathleen Lynch

Minister said Bethany Home must be included in redress scheme... in 2010

Jul 24th 2013, 9:52 PM 4,138 Views 21 Comments

Three years ago Kathleen Lynch said the government’s refusal to include the Bethany Home in a redress scgeme was a “running sore”. Yesterday she said the government’s decision to refuse redress was an “appropriate one”.

# compensation - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Over €60,000 in compensation for women excluded from Michael Neary redress scheme
# Compensation
# Compensation

Over €60,000 in compensation for women excluded from Michael Neary redress scheme

Jul 23rd 2013, 7:35 PM 5,328 Views 4 Comments

The 35 patients of Dr Michael Neary received unnecessary oophorectomies during his 25 years at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

# compensation - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Enda Kenny: Religious orders should reflect on making a monetary contribution to Magdalenes
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Enda Kenny: Religious orders should reflect on making a monetary contribution to Magdalenes

Jul 17th 2013, 12:19 PM 3,799 Views 43 Comments

The religious orders who were responsible for the Magdalene Laundries should give money towards the compensation scheme, but Enda Kenny says he won’t go down the legal route to ensure they do.

# compensation - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Taoiseach won't comment on redress scheme for symphysiotomy victims
# Redress
# Redress

Taoiseach won't comment on redress scheme for symphysiotomy victims

Jul 10th 2013, 12:17 PM 2,445 Views 13 Comments

Enda Kenny also rejected that Government has been secretive on issue and commits to meeting support groups

Government condemned by symphysiotomy group for "underhand approach"
# Survivors
# Survivors

Government condemned by symphysiotomy group for "underhand approach"

Jul 10th 2013, 8:00 AM 3,087 Views 6 Comments

A survivors’ group says any proposals for a Magdalene-type scheme of redress would be “wholly inappropriate”, and has called on the Government to engage with its members.

# compensation - Monday 8 July, 2013

Over €7m in compensation paid to gardaí injured on duty last year
# Compensation
# Compensation

Over €7m in compensation paid to gardaí injured on duty last year

Jul 8th 2013, 5:32 PM 8,838 Views 97 Comments

The average award to an injured garda last year was €59,685.

# compensation - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Some Magdalene survivors "expressed difficulty" in understanding redress
# Magdalenes
# Magdalenes

Some Magdalene survivors "expressed difficulty" in understanding redress

Jul 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 2,705 Views 7 Comments

Justice for Magdalenes research has published a guide, and said it will “empower” survivors when applying for the funds.

# compensation - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Turf cutters 'vindicate their rights' and cut turf in Roscommon and Galway
# Protest
# Protest

Turf cutters 'vindicate their rights' and cut turf in Roscommon and Galway

Jun 29th 2013, 11:52 AM 10,260 Views 130 Comments

The turf cutters say they have no alternative. A European Union directive requires Ireland to ban turf-cutting on certain bogs.

# compensation - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Magdalene survivor group ‘not happy at all’ with redress package
# Magdalenes
# Magdalenes

Magdalene survivor group ‘not happy at all’ with redress package

Jun 26th 2013, 10:10 PM 10,132 Views 41 Comments

Members of the group Magdalene Survivors Together have demanded the religious orders which operated the laundry system be held responsible for the abuse that went on inside them.

Details of Magdalene compensation scheme due today
# Magdalene
# Magdalene

Details of Magdalene compensation scheme due today

Jun 26th 2013, 7:44 AM 2,051 Views 8 Comments

The Minister for Justice is expected to be published details of the compensation and support scheme for hundreds of women who survived the laundries.

# compensation - Friday 7 June, 2013

Primark to give three month's wages to Bangladesh factory collapse victims
# Primark
# Primark

Primark to give three month's wages to Bangladesh factory collapse victims

Jun 7th 2013, 11:18 AM 6,755 Views 29 Comments

Meanwhile, the seamstress trapped in the rubble for 17 days after the Bangladesh garment factory collapsed was released from hospital yesterday.

# compensation - Monday 3 June, 2013

Martinez set for Everton unveiling as Whelan tells of compensation deal
# Toffee Sweet
From The42
# Toffee Sweet

Martinez set for Everton unveiling as Whelan tells of compensation deal

Jun 3rd 2013, 10:45 PM 2,219 Views 4 Comments

The Spaniard is set to trade one emotional chairman for another.

# compensation - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Mar 26th 2013, 8:40 AM 10,006 Views 5 Comments

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

# compensation - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Reilly to table Neary compensation plan before summer break
# Lourdes Hospital
# Lourdes Hospital

Reilly to table Neary compensation plan before summer break

Mar 21st 2013, 5:07 PM 3,063 Views 16 Comments

Earlier today, the 35 victims who were excluded from a previous redress scheme accused the Minister of reneging on promises.

# compensation - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Poll: Should religious orders pay compensation for the Magdalene laundries?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should religious orders pay compensation for the Magdalene laundries?

Mar 9th 2013, 10:37 AM 22,150 Views 172 Comments

The State has set up a compensation fund for survivors of the Magdalene laundries – but questions have been raised about whether the religious orders should pay up too.

# compensation - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Swedish transsexuals seek damages for forced sterilisations
# Sweden
# Sweden

Swedish transsexuals seek damages for forced sterilisations

Feb 28th 2013, 7:15 AM 8,258 Views 21 Comments

A court ruled last December that the practice – dating back to 1972 – is unconstitutional and violates human rights.

# compensation - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Turf cutters reject 'progress' made in compensation scheme
# Turf
# Turf

Turf cutters reject 'progress' made in compensation scheme

Feb 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,521 Views 17 Comments

Though over 2,600 applications have been received, turf cutters say the government has only addressed a small percentage of bog owners.

# compensation - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Still much work to do to ensure justice for Magdalenes
# Magdalenes
# Magdalenes

Still much work to do to ensure justice for Magdalenes

Feb 24th 2013, 9:15 AM 3,514 Views 22 Comments

There are concerns for some women still shy about coming forward with their stories.

# compensation - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Bethany Home survivors: "They will have to realise we are not going away"
# Bethany Home
# Bethany Home

Bethany Home survivors: "They will have to realise we are not going away"

Feb 23rd 2013, 7:15 AM 4,300 Views 7 Comments

The group representing the survivors said that they will continue to push for redress and a memorial to children at the home buried in unmarked graves.

# compensation - Thursday 21 February, 2013

400 calls made to Magdalene redress scheme line
# Magdalenes
# Magdalenes

400 calls made to Magdalene redress scheme line

Feb 21st 2013, 3:32 PM 3,204 Views 5 Comments

The phone line opened yesterday and survivors are encouraged to contact the department to register their case.

# compensation - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

LIVE: Dáil debates the findings of the Magdalene Laundries report
# Dáil Éireann
# Dáil Éireann

LIVE: Dáil debates the findings of the Magdalene Laundries report

Feb 19th 2013, 6:21 PM 2,339 Views 6 Comments

TDs this evening debate the findings of the inter-departmental report, with expectations of a formal State apology.

# compensation - Monday 18 February, 2013

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release
# Child Killer
# Child Killer

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release

Feb 18th 2013, 4:58 PM 15,915 Views 35 Comments

Belgium’s “most hated man” had applied to be released under house arrest with an electronic tag to watch his movements.

# compensation - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Call for "fair and transparent" Magdalene compensation package
# Magdalene
# Magdalene

Call for "fair and transparent" Magdalene compensation package

Feb 17th 2013, 6:50 PM 18,372 Views 45 Comments

The group proposes a figure of €100,000 lump sum compensation for Magdalene survivors, in addition to a package of services including pensions and lost wages.

# compensation - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Bloody Sunday families offered €58k compensation
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Bloody Sunday families offered €58k compensation

Feb 14th 2013, 7:51 PM 7,189 Views 31 Comments

The families of 13 people killed by British paratroopers at a civil rights march in Derry in 1972 are continuing negotiations with the Ministry of Defence.

# compensation - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Thalidomide survivors call for proper compensation
# Health
# Health

Thalidomide survivors call for proper compensation

Feb 2nd 2013, 4:03 PM 6,963 Views 25 Comments

The demand for Minister James Reilly to honour the coalition’s commitment in the Programme for Government comes as German survivors receive an extra €120 million in entitlements per year.

# compensation - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Almost €3.5m paid out for turf cutting compensation since 2011
# Turf
# Turf

Almost €3.5m paid out for turf cutting compensation since 2011

Jan 13th 2013, 8:00 AM 5,822 Views 42 Comments

Figures released to TheJournal.ie show that a total of 2,117 payments and 191 turf deliveries have been made to applicants.

# compensation - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Savile victims to pursue compensation claims against BBC, NHS and others
# Compensation
# Compensation

Savile victims to pursue compensation claims against BBC, NHS and others

Jan 12th 2013, 12:07 PM 4,895 Views 36 Comments

The lawyer who represents over 50 of his victims said that compensation was the only option left available to them at this stage.

# compensation - Thursday 22 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nov 22nd 2012, 8:42 AM 8,295 Views 17 Comments

Good morning. Here’s the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# compensation - Friday 12 October, 2012

The Evening Fix… now with added little mice boy bands
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added little mice boy bands

Oct 12th 2012, 7:55 PM 7,740 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

# compensation - Monday 1 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Oct 1st 2012, 8:39 AM 10,184 Views 19 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

# compensation - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

British watchdog to examine IT failure at Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

British watchdog to examine IT failure at Ulster Bank

Sep 5th 2012, 11:39 AM 3,505 Views 10 Comments

The Financial Services Authority is to conduct an investigation into the systems failure at the Royal Bank of Scotland.

# compensation - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Poll: Is Ulster Bank's compensation package sufficient?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is Ulster Bank's compensation package sufficient?

Sep 1st 2012, 2:42 PM 6,697 Views 47 Comments

Ulster Bank has announced a compensation package for the customers who were affected by its prolonged ‘technical glitch’ – what do you think of it?

Mixed reaction from customers to Ulster Bank deal
# Compensation
# Compensation

Mixed reaction from customers to Ulster Bank deal

Sep 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 6,349 Views 25 Comments

Did the technical glitch affect you? Are you happy with the compensation package?

# compensation - Friday 31 August, 2012

Ulster Bank compensation: the details
# Technical Glitch
# Technical Glitch

Ulster Bank compensation: the details

Aug 31st 2012, 9:59 AM 8,241 Views 56 Comments

Many customers have already received a €25 payment as part of a wider restitution package.

Ulster Bank compensation scheme expected today
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank compensation scheme expected today

Aug 31st 2012, 7:59 AM 4,277 Views 27 Comments

Details of the package will be announced later today, according to reports.

# compensation - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Over €80,000 paid to consumers in refunds and compensation last year
# Consumers
# Consumers

Over €80,000 paid to consumers in refunds and compensation last year

Aug 30th 2012, 6:22 PM 4,468 Views 3 Comments

Air passengers complaints amounted to half of the total number of cases where the ECC liaised with traders directly on behalf of customers.