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SEO Invalid and Unconstitutional

The High Court has ruled that SEOs setting out pay rates, pension and sick pay entitlements  is invalid and unconstitutional.  Employer's Questions  This isn't new news to a lot of our clients. Our clients have instead been asking about their suffering as a result of having to pay these rates of pay and conditions that they could [...]

By |2020-07-03T14:46:21+00:00July 3rd, 2020|Construction, Employment Law, Health and Safety, News|Comments Off on SEO Invalid and Unconstitutional

Wear a Damn Mask!

The 'Wear a Damn Mask' campaign is gaining traction in the U.S. as high profile celebrities join the social media train to convince the public to wear a mask in public. Meanwhile in Ireland there seems to be a resistance to wearing a mask, predominantly based on the opinion that if it 'doesn't protect me [...]

By |2020-07-03T09:01:49+00:00July 3rd, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Health and Safety, News|Comments Off on Wear a Damn Mask!

Employers Questions Answered on Instagram!

Join our employment law expert Joe Bolger on Instagram Live where he will be answering questions from the Irish Hair Federation. Questions on redundancies, employees refusing to return to work, childcare, high risk employees etc will all be answered. The Live interview will be available for 24 hours from 1pm on Tuesday the 23rd June! [...]

By |2020-06-23T12:40:10+00:00June 23rd, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Forms, Health and Safety, Labour Court Cases, News, Uncategorized, WRC Cases|Comments Off on Employers Questions Answered on Instagram!

What happens if you open your business early?

What happens if I open my business before the scheduled date? It's a question we get a lot in ESA. A business in Limerick did just that and were quickly closed down and here is why. The tanning salon is reported to have opened last week despite the fact that beauty salons, to include tanning [...]

By |2020-06-18T08:54:29+00:00June 18th, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Health and Safety, News|Comments Off on What happens if you open your business early?

Lean Business Continuity Voucher for ESA Management OR Training!

Lean Business Continuity Voucher Overview The Lean Business Continuity Voucher is available to eligible companies to access up to €2,500 in training or advisory services support related to the continued operation of their businesses during the current pandemic. The voucher may be used to obtain services from ESA. The services may be in the form of [...]

By |2020-06-09T14:02:17+00:00June 9th, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Forms, Health and Safety, Labour Court Cases, News, Uncategorized, WRC Cases|Comments Off on Lean Business Continuity Voucher for ESA Management OR Training!

Does your business need to consider Legionnaires’ Disease?

Due current circumstances and the ongoing pandemic the spread of viruses and disease has undoubtedly come under the spot light in recent months. From the information that we have, we know that Covid 19 has been a relatively new virus that came into our lives from 2019/2020 and this has led us to consider the [...]

By |2020-06-09T11:03:18+00:00June 9th, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Health and Safety|Comments Off on Does your business need to consider Legionnaires’ Disease?

Covid-19 Response Pack

It is difficult trying to manage your business right now in tandem with navigating the ever-evolving Covid-19 safety requirements. ESA have developed a response pack containing a template structure to allow you ensure your business is incorporating current best practice. We also offer a host of online courses including infection control, safety representative training, first [...]

By |2020-05-29T10:32:11+00:00May 29th, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Forms, Health and Safety, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Covid-19 Response Pack

Need some help with the Return to Work Protocol?

On Sunday the Government's Return to Work Protocol was published outlining best practice for businesses already operating and/or soon to be operating. We appreciate that trying to run a business during this time is difficult and trying to digest the protocol and apply it to your unique business is difficult. For that reason we have [...]

By |2020-05-13T11:58:20+00:00May 13th, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Forms, Health and Safety, News|Comments Off on Need some help with the Return to Work Protocol?

Return to Work Protocol

As an employer you are by now aware of the Government’s new return to work protocol document. In order to safely reopen your place of work and to comply with legislation you must now ensure the following as a minimum: Nominate at least one workplace rep charged with ensuring measures are strictly adhered to Have [...]

By |2020-05-11T12:28:34+00:00May 11th, 2020|Construction, Covid-19, Employment Law, Forms, Health and Safety|Comments Off on Return to Work Protocol