Construction Industry Federation
Parlon ‘misspoke’ when he said Covid-19 would increase hospital cost by 40 per cent
- May 22, 2020, 16:54
The director general of the Construction Industry Federation (CIF), Tom Parlon has said he “misspoke” at an Oireachtas committee earlier this week whe(...)
New Covid safety measures could increase cost of National Children’s Hospital by 40%
- Irish News
- May 19, 2020, 19:45
The cost of building complex projects such as the National Children’s Hospital could increase by up to 40 per cent as a result of new safety measures (...)
The Irish Times view on reopening economy: The first cautious step
- May 18, 2020, 00:05
Today the first tentative steps are being taken to reopen the economy. It is an important milestone and it seems appropriate to move now, given the re(...)
How will the construction sector reopen after Covid-19 lockdown?
- Irish News
- May 11, 2020, 19:11
The construction sector will be among the big industries to reopen under the Government’s plan to ease coronavirus restrictions as part of phase one n(...)
Employers have ‘absolute duty’ to stick to new pandemic protocols
- Social Affairs
- May 9, 2020, 16:37
Every employer has “an absolute duty” to adhere to the new workplace safety protocols announced by the Government which are not “discretionary”, the I(...)
Will Junior Cycle exam cancellation scupper my son’s plans to do an apprenticeship?
- May 5, 2020, 00:00
My son in third year has always wanted to be an electrician and is determined to leave school before the Leaving Cert and start an apprenticeship. Giv(...)
Return to work: Government-led group drawing up strict safety protocols
- April 29, 2020, 10:36
A protocol including detailed plans of how businesses will reopen is being worked on by Government, unions and businesses in conjunction with the Heal(...)
Developer to defy Covid-19 restrictions and resume building work
- Irish News
- April 27, 2020, 02:57
The developer behind the only “affordable housing” project built in the State for more than a decade is to restart work on-site this week in defiance (...)
Exiting lockdown: what will it mean for your workplace?
- April 23, 2020, 10:36
The Government is considering a gradual lockdown exit strategy after May 5th – as yet the details are unclear. But what will life be like for employee(...)
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