Michael O’Leary says more staff protection not needed at Ryanair

Airline’s handling of harassment claims against former chief pilot showed it already provided a safe work environment, boss says

Aidan Murray: It was reported that he was fired following an investigation

Ryanair’s handling of harassment allegations against its former chief pilot shows that it provides a safe working environment for staff, Michael O’Leary has said.

The chief executive said the airline had not taken any additional measures to protect employees since it fired its former chief pilot Aidan Murray, following an internal enquiry.

It was reported in June that he was fired following an investigation into alleged breaches of the airline’s anti-harassment policies.

“He is not ...