A bus driver for a private coach operator was sacked after using his iPad while driving his empty bus at 100km/hr on the M50 two years ago.

A bus driver for a private coach operator was sacked after using his iPad while driving his bus at 100km/h on the M50 two years ago. Aircoach CCTV cam(...)

In its determination, an Employment Appeals Tribunal said the sale of alcohol policy was taken “very seriously” within the store. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

A Dunnes Stores worker who was sacked after selling wine to a 16-year-old has been awarded €16,000 as a result of an unfair dismissal claim. The incid(...)

Dermot Comerford  worked at Ballydowd special care unit between 2006 and 2013. He claims he was unfairly dismissed after being asked to provide evidence of public liability insurance, which he says he did not require because he was an employee. The HSE denies this and says Mr Comerford was an independent contractor. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A maintenance worker in a special care unit for young people with behavioural issues has taken an unfair dismissals case against the HSE. Dermot Come(...)

The judge overturned a decision of the Employment Appeals Tribunal which had awarded Lamine Belarbi compensation for unfair dismissal from his job in Giovanni’s Italian restaurant in Townyard Lane, Malahide, Co Dublin.

A head chef in a top Malahide restaurant gave in his notice after being refused an increase in wages but later claimed he had been sacked, a judge has(...)

Woman tells Employment Appeals Tribunal she married when she was 18 and   the marriage was abusive. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

It would be unfair if convictions received while her marriage was breaking up stayed on her record for life, a Dublin woman told the Employment App(...)

Workplace bullying in post-primary schools  can come from any direction – superiors, peers or subordinates. Photograph: Thinkstock

‘Adults feel too weak and ashamed to admit they’re being bullied because they think an adult should be able to cope with it,” says Dr Genevieve Mur(...)

Seán Conlan: the Employment Appeals Tribunal found that he  and his fiancee, Sarah Comiskey,  were the cause of work stress of his former secretarial assistant, Cathy Shevlin.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

The fiancee of Fine Gael TD Seán Conlan has failed to secure court orders removing references relating to her in a finding by the Employment Appeals (...)

Philip Smith, former chief executive of insurance company RSA, was awarded €1.25 million by the Employment Appeals Tribunal for constructive dismissal.

Ireland’s biggest insurance company RSA has said it will appeal the decision of the Employment Appeals Tribunal which found in favour of former CEO Ph(...)

The office of the Employment Appeals Tribunal at Davitt House, Adelaide Road, Dublin. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A student was unfairly dismissed after refusing to work extra hours at a supermarket when he wanted to dedicate more time to his studies, an Employmen(...)

A frail piano tuner was left with a fractured wrist, suspected broken ribs and bruising to his chest after being attacked by a younger work colleague,(...)