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FF social partnership plan gets cold shoulder 2020-03-29 [Sunday Independent]

ICTU: Employers must not cut corners in safety for essential workers during pandemic 2020-03-29 [Irish Examiner]

Government details the full list of 'essential workers' 2020-03-29 [RTÉ]

Coronavirus: Aer Lingus to lay off more than 60 contract workers 2020-03-26 [Irish Times]

HSE to ask SouthDoc about availability of workers who were 'temporarily laid off' from Cork centres 2020-03-27 [Cork Beo]

Union fears overcrowding when transport services are cut 2020-03-28 [The Times]

Stay at home or go to work? 2020-03-27 [Fórsa]

Man says he was left severely disabled after fall during work team-building trip 2020-03-28 [Irish Times]

Public service staff urged to only attend workplace where essential 2020-03-27 [Irish Times]

Coronavirus: 14 more deaths as list of essential workers published by the Government 2020-03-28 [Irish Times]

CIF directs members to stop work on building sites 2020-03-28 [RTÉ]

Union seeks clarity on definition of essential work 2020-03-27 [Fórsa]

SIPTU calls for reduced passenger numbers on public transport to protect users from COVID-19 2020-03-27 [SIPTU]

SIPTU calls for ‘fast track’ access for services to COVID-19 childcare scheme 2020-03-27 [SIPTU]

Government confirms part-time workers can avail of Covid-19 payment 2020-03-27 [RTÉ]

Call to identify 'essential services' construction sites 2020-03-26 [RTÉ]

Construction sites get 48 hours to comply with social distancing guidelines 2020-03-26 [RTÉ]

SIPTU seeks immediate closure of sites where workers are at risk of COVID-19 virus 2020-03-26 [Medium]

Call for regular testing of health workers for Covid-19 2020-03-26 [RTÉ]

Health workers are reusing single use equipment due to lack of PPE, SIPTU says 2020-03-26 [Joe.ie]

Childcare staff seek higher pay for front-line worker plan 2020-03-26 [Irish Independent]

Work continues as Fórsa offices close 2020-03-26 [Fórsa]

Opposition questions HSE on shortages of personal protective equipment 2020-03-26 [Irish Times]

Creches look for clarity on Minister's financial assistance scheme 2020-03-26 [Irish Times]

Local newspapers urged to halt layoffs and avail of subsidies 2020-03-25 [Irish Times]

Staff advised to attend work if in doubt 2020-03-25 [Fórsa]

Dozens of job losses at local newspapers as advertising revenue collapse 2020-03-25 [RTÉ]

CIF calls for construction sites to remain open 2020-03-24 [RTÉ]

SNA redeployment details due soon 2020-03-24 [Fórsa]

Construction industry continues to operate despite union calls for sites to shut 2020-03-24 [irishexaminer.com]

European social affairs watchdog raises concerns about young workers 2020-03-24 [Irish Examiner]

Government mulls new income-support Covid-19 measure of up to €4bn 2020-03-23 [Irish Examiner]

'Use empty creches for children of frontline staff' 2020-03-23 [RTÉ]

Call for ‘essential service’ journalism status; NUJ appeal for crisis forum on jobs 2020-03-23 [Irish Examiner]

HSE reveals huge orders in place for Covid-19 testing equipment and face masks 2020-03-23 [irishexaminer.com]

Massive income support needed 2020-03-23 [Fórsa]

Barristers express concern over crowding at courts 2020-03-23 [RTÉ]

Irish Equity calls on theatres to maintain pay of staff and artists during crisis 2020-03-21 [SIPTU]

SIPTU warns COVID-19 Refund scheme too narrow and excludes workers at risk of losing their job 2020-03-20 [SIPTU]

Ryanair staff to take 50% pay cut 2020-03-21 [Irish Examiner]

Covid-19: Unions propose financial scheme to aid laid-off workers 2020-03-21 [Irish Times]

Coronavirus: Mater Private criticised over sick pay for staff who contract Covid-19 2020-03-21 [Irish Times]

Coronavirus: Immigration permits to be extended temporarily 2020-03-21 [Irish Times]

Coronavirus: Celtic Media lay off staff on temporary basis 2020-03-21 [Irish Times]

Coronavirus: Government to ramp up support for laid-off workers 2020-03-21 [Irish Times]

Employees working from home can claim tax relief 2020-03-21 [RTÉ]

Trade unions seek ‘ambitious’ scheme to subside salaries of laid off workers 2020-03-19 [Irish Times]

More than 50,000 applications have been made for new pandemic payment 2020-03-19 [Irish Times]

Penneys joins Brown Thomas and Arnotts in closing stores 2020-03-18 [RTÉ]

Public servants to be temporarily redeployed to support Covid-19 efforts 2020-03-18 [RTÉ]

This month in labour history

27-03-1933 Mobs inspired by priests attack Connolly House and other buildings housing leftwing organisations in Dublin. [more]