Why a whistleblower was awarded €30,000
We need to heed the lessons of the prison officer, the 16-month wait and the resulting payout
The subject of whistleblowing has made headlines again, this time in connection with the penalisation of an Irish prison officer.
The Protected Disclosures Act 2014 protects employees who have made “protected disclosures”. These are disclosures made by employees in relation to “relevant wrongdoings” which came to their attention in the course of their work.
The act sets out a list of relevant wrongdoings which include, for example, a danger to the health...
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Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years
The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures