Financial Help for Workers in Covid Crisis : Ireland Vs UK

During the current Covid-19 crisis many people have become unemployed and probably many more will lose their jobs as the economy slows down. The Irish government has reacted quickly and introduced a range of measures to give financial aid to laid-off workers .We have carried out a comparison of the help available in Ireland compared […]
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Bank Holiday Pay in Ireland

There can be some confusion about entitlement to holiday pay or extra pay for workers on bank holidays or public holidays such as  Christmas Day ,  New Years Day,  Good Friday or St  Patrick’s Day. Christmas Day, St Stephen’s Day and New Year’s Day are public holidays in Ireland . Good Friday, Christmas Eve and […]
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Increased Pay for Cleaning Staff

Employment Regulation Order for Contract Cleaners A new  Employmment Regulation Order (ERO) came into force in Ireland on October 1st 2015. The  Order  applies to workers ” employed by undertakings engaged in whole or in  part on the provision of cleaning and janitorial services in, or on the exterior  of,  establishments  including hospitals, offices, shops, stores, factories, apartment buildings, […]
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