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# knock-on effects

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# knock-on effects
Summer Covid wave causing 'havoc' for businesses struggling with staff shortages
Flight cancellations from airlines are one symptom but there are others.
With infection levels high, there are knock-on effects across several sectors.
The hospitality sector was already short-staffed before the recent wave.
Unions are calling for increased protections including the INMO in hospitals.
With cases on the rise, what is the current advice if you catch Covid-19?
Covid-19 cases rise more than 26% in single week
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# the knock on effects
Hunger linked to Covid-19 could cause 12,000 deaths a day by the end of the year, Oxfam says
Oxfam said millions are in danger of dying from hunger on a planet that produces more than enough food for everyone.
# knock-on effects
Carbery saga reaches an end, but loose ends remain for Irish provinces
Ulster remain without a senior out-half, while Munster carry five play-makers into the new season.
# knock-on effects
Bus Éireann services delayed as Irish Rail strike adds to traffic congestion
The park and ride services on the Luas are also nearing capacity.
# Update
Major disruption to Irish Rail services as some workers refuse to pass Bus Éireann picket
There are significant effects for services in Cork, in particular.