Working time

Standard working time, night work, overtime, rest periods, young workers.

Irish Republic :: The right to disconnect

In 2018, the Irish Labour Court confirmed the Workplace Relations Commission’s finding in favour of an employee who frequently replied to work-related emails late at night …

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Irish Republic :: Young workers

From the age of 14, a person may engage in ‘light work’ outside of school term time …

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Irish Republic :: Working time

Working time is primarily governed by the Organisation of Working Time Act 1997 …

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Irish Republic :: Working on public holidays

Most employees in Ireland are entitled to paid leave on public holidays …

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Irish Republic :: Rest periods

After an employee has worked for 4 …

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Irish Republic :: Overtime

If an employee is required to work overtime this should be included in their employment contract, along with details of any remuneration for overtime work …

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Irish Republic :: Night work

Night work is work carried out between 12 am and 7 am …

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