Capita tells workers relying on union was a mistake

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
19th November, 2017

Capita has written to several workers at subsidiary AMT-Sybex to tell them a recent Labour Court recommendation on redundancy terms was “inappropriate and out of line with company policy”. Capita is laying off several workers at AMT-Sybex’s Dublin premises.

The Labour Court previously recommended that Capita should offer redundancy terms of five and a half weeks’ pay per year of service to the employees in question. However, the outsourcer has stuck...

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