Soldiers risk marching orders over sports injuries
Soldiers face the prospect of being booted out of the army if they pick up sporting injuries in their spare time, writes John Burke.
Soldiers face the prospect of being booted out of the army if they pick up sporting injuries in their spare time, members of the Defence Forces have been warned.
Pdforra, which represents 8,000 enlisted personnel in the defence forces, has cautioned troops that they face a 'downgrade' and possible dismissal if they get injured while taking part in leisure activities.
In an information circular issued by Pdforra, the organisation said that, while it was supportive of...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine