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# redundancy - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Taoiseach slams ‘shabby, shoddy and unacceptable’ treatment of Debenhams workers

The dispute has lasted more than 150 days.

# redundancy - Sunday 30 August, 2020

'You're almost taking a punch on the chin for the good of the game'

Irishman JP Doyle was made redundant by the RFU in England earlier this month.

# redundancy - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Former Debenhams workers hold protest on Dublin's Henry Street

Around 200 people gathered on Henry Street in Dublin, outside Debenhams’ old building.

# redundancy - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Debenhams workers postpone Saturday protest pending settlement talks

The workers are calling on the liquidation process to be frozen or extended until after the Covid-19 crisis.

# redundancy - Monday 9 December, 2019

Siptu and Unite members in Virgin Media vote to take industrial action

Virgin Media said it has not received any notification from the unions.

# redundancy - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

150 workers 'temporarily' laid off at Swords pharma plant from today

The issue was raised in the Dáil today.

# redundancy - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Bord na Móna announces up to 430 redundancies

The announcement comes as the company shifts from peat usage to fast-track renewable energy.

# redundancy - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'We were there almost 37 years... it was like a family bereavement': Clerys workers speak out after deal reached

A deal was reached this week which will see the old building redeveloped.

# redundancy - Friday 9 September, 2016

"It's ridiculous": Ex-HMV staff left waiting for pay as company goes into liquidation

One staff member said they were told they would be paid today, but the liquidation occurred yesterday.

# redundancy - Monday 20 June, 2016

Stand off: Workers to take protest to government after charity makes all staff redundant

The group will be staging a protest outside the Department of Children and Youth Affairs at 1pm tomorrow.

# redundancy - Monday 1 June, 2015

There’s no shame in redundancy – hold your head high and try again

Redundancy is a bump in a career, not a cul-de-sac.

# redundancy - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Tribunal orders redundancy payout for sacked Abrakebabra workers

The decision could be worth over €12,000 for the three former staff.

# redundancy - Monday 22 December, 2014

The EU wants to help 171 redundant Irish jewellery factory workers

The collapse of the Andersen Ireland plant shut down in Limerick last year left a major hole in the local economy.

# redundancy - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Tesco in redundancy discussions over "small number of roles"

Talks are over voluntary redundancy or redeployment of staff.

# redundancy - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Group of Mount Carmel nurses owed €60k in redundancy payments

The nurses might not receive the payments, as they are now considered to be unsecured creditors under the liquidation.

# redundancy - Friday 25 April, 2014

IBRC staff set for redundancy payments of up to €18,000

New payments plan will cover lower paid former workers at Anglo and Irish Nationwide.

# redundancy - Monday 14 April, 2014

'Forced to avail of the Dole': 120 Navy and Army personnel to be made redundant

There is currently a maximum service limit of 21 years for private and corporal personnel.

# redundancy - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Column: We need new ways to acknowledge grief in our rapidly changing society

The experience of the darker range of emotions is healthy and natural. But what happens when traditional grieving practises fade away, when your community experiences mass emigration, or your friendships move online?

# redundancy - Monday 2 December, 2013

ASTI promises "strong action" if teachers are made redundant

Nearly 50 posts have been identified as being over the official quota and could be targeted for redundancy, but the ASTI says it will take action if members are hit.

# redundancy - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

HSE to introduce targeted redundancy scheme in January

A memo sent to managers today, HSE Director of Human Resources Barry O’Brien also said all staff will be working additional hours required under Haddington Road from the start of next year.

# redundancy - Friday 30 August, 2013

Laid-off Big Fish staff issue scathing letter to management

79 people who were made redundant at the company’s Cork office have written a letter to the CEO and president in which they describe their redundancy package as “barely above legal minimums”.

# redundancy - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Union to meet with Marks & Spencer workers over job losses

180 people are to lose their jobs with the closure of the M&S stores in Mullingar, Tallaght, Dún Laoghaire and Naas in the coming weeks.

# redundancy - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

More than 4,400 British soldiers given their marching orders

The soldiers, 84 percent of whom had applied for voluntary redundancy, were informed in person by their commanding officers today.

# redundancy - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Column: Now, more than ever, we need to Mind Our Men

Today is a day for appreciating and spoiling the men in our lives – but, with the rate of male suicide in Ireland continuing to rise, we also need to look out for their mental health now more than ever, writes Joan Freeman.

# redundancy - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

SIPTU expresses anger over ongoing case with Killarney Golf Club

Killarney Golf Club is seeking to make 24 out of 40 staff redundant.

# redundancy - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

"Crisis" as core management of Cork Film Fest made redundant

The festival’s core management and programming staff said that they don’t accept that the company is in long-term financial difficulties.

# redundancy - Friday 8 March, 2013

Seven former 'Sunday Tribune' journalists receive redundancy pay

The newspaper claimed that the seven writers were freelancers, but the Labour Relations Commission found otherwise.

# redundancy - Monday 18 February, 2013

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike

Staff walked out at midnight in protest at compulsory redundancies.

# redundancy - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Workers to meet union after Dublin company cuts 83 jobs

Distribution firm Johnson Brothers told its employees yesterday that 83 jobs will be lost due at its plant in west Dublin due to outsourcing.

# redundancy - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Olhausen closes pork plants with loss of 160 jobs

The company ceased trading this morning.

# redundancy - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Lagan Brick workers seek support from Dáil over redundancy pay dispute

The 25 men have been engaged in a protest over redundancy packages since before Christmas last year.

# redundancy - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential round-up of today’s biggest news, plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

# redundancy - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Government to block Sinn Féin plan on multiple redundancies

Sinn Féin’s legislation would have required companies to give longer notice periods if they were laying off large numbers.

# redundancy - Saturday 28 April, 2012

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Vita Cortex workers say they will escalate protest

The workers, who have been occupying the company for 135 days say they are disgusted at the rejection of resolution proposals.

# redundancy - Monday 23 April, 2012

'Wave of goodwill' sees two Peats electronics stores saved

The electronics chain, which had announced plans to go into liquidation, will instead trade under examinership in two outlets.

# redundancy - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

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Photos: Staff at Game stores remain in limbo as sit-in continues

Staff at the 11 Game stores around the country have been holding sit-ins in a dispute over redundancy payments.

# redundancy - Monday 2 April, 2012

Peats to seek liquidator - 11 stores closed

The first Peats store was opened in 1934. Tonight, employees were told that all 11 shops in the chain will close. Staff will receive full redundancy pay and entitlements.

# redundancy - Friday 30 March, 2012

Katie Taylor to meet Vita Cortex workers

More than 100 days into their protest, the Vita Cortex workers have gained the support of another high profile figure.

# redundancy - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

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"We're resolute and ready to fight" - Game staff hold sit-ins around the country

Around 110 staff are holding sit-ins at eleven stores after the company said it was closing all its branches in Ireland – but would not be paying redundancy.

# redundancy - Monday 26 March, 2012

Game managers to meet with company tomorrow

More than 2000 jobs are to go in the company, which has more than 600 stores between the UK and Ireland. In total, 231 jobs will go on the island of Ireland.

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