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Meat plants continue to need workers from abroad as Irish supply 'not currently available'
Covid-19: Meat plant outbreak in west of Ireland led to over 100 additional cases in community
Paul Reid: 'I'm certain we'll get back to hugging friends and not wearing masks'
Meat plant inspections find lack of social distancing, ill-fitted masks, and asbestos
Government agree to sick pay reform, but Labour says six month delay will hinder fight against the pandemic
Unions and meat processors agree safety protocol for workers in the industry
Varadkar: 'If public health teams recommend that a meat plant should close, it should close. Full stop'
'Right decision': HSE boss says suspension of meat plant testing was necessary to deal with surge in demand elsewhere
HSE says testing at meat plants suspended until next week to help meet 'significant rise in demand' for community tests
Union says 20 Direct Provision residents working at meat plant told contracts won't be renewed due to high risk
Meat plant workers have a choice between going to work with Covid symptoms or not getting paid, Dáil told
22 Covid-19 cases confirmed at ABP meat processing plant in Tipperary
Meat processing plant in Co Antrim to close temporarily after workers test positive for Covid-19
Estimated 400 out of 1,250 Covid-19 cases in past 14 days connected to meat factories or direct provision
Morning Memo: Berlin D2 blues, meat plant sick pay and our short attention span
The Explainer: What the Covid-19 clusters tell us about the meat industry in Ireland
Asylum seeker says Direct Provision workers' hours were reduced at meat plant
Around 20% of meat plant workers are covered by sick pay, according to an industry spokesperson
'All sorts of a mess': Dáil Covid committee hears from trade unions about meat plant workers' 'tale of woe'
Committee to hear 'more than 40 meat plant workers in one town sharing accommodation'
Why were there so many clusters of Covid-19 in meat plants? TDs to hear experiences of staff today
Community contact tracing for one meat plant is at 73%, not 90%, department confirms
Employees at meat plants had to wait 16 days to be re-tested for Covid-19
HSE says just one meat plant where contact tracing is at '60-70%'
NPHET to meet to discuss Covid-19 outbreak in meat factories
Meat plants 'will seek to jail protesters' as farmers denounce 'heavy-handed legal tactics'