Employment & Benefits
Redundancy, Lay-off & Short Time in the Hospitality & Retail Sectors – What rights does an Employer have?
Following the recommendations of the National Public Health Emergency Team, which have been approved and adopted by the...
18 Sep 2020
Summary of the Irish Government Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic regarding employees and other workers
Social Welfare and Sick Pay The Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in the Public...
27 Apr 2020
COVID-19 Income Support Scheme
The Government has today announced a range of measures aimed at tackling the impact of COVID-19. The new COVID-19...
24 Mar 2020
Employer COVID-19 Refund Scheme
In a recent BHSM article click here, we outlined the details of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment announced by the...
23 Mar 2020
COVID-19: What steps can SMEs take to survive?
Introduction COVID-19. A global emergency. What was first highlighted in worldwide news cycles as an outbreak of a...
19 Mar 2020
Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in the Public Interest) Bill 2020
On 17 March 2020 the Government agreed draft legislation to support the national response to COVID-19. The Health...
18 Mar 2020
COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment
In response to the rapid development of the COVID-19 crisis and the sudden forced closure of Irish businesses, the...
16 Mar 2020