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The Employer Resources (ER) website has just published its September Newsletter, which you can now read online. The ER website and newsletter contains all the latest HR and employment related news, as it pertains to the Irish community and voluntary sector, and is a completely free resource.

You can find an outline of what is contained in the latest ER Newsletter below:

Draft General Scheme of Mediation Bill 2012: this first article takes a look at the proposed mediation bill and its possible impact in resolving workplace disputes. It also looks at other forms of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms and how community & voluntary organisations should consider them in resolving conflict in the workplace. Click here to read...

Cutting Corners on Health & Safety: this article examines the annual report from the injuries board and advises community & voluntary organisations against making cuts in employee health & safety expenditure as this can result in increased costs if an employee sustains an injury in the workplace. Click here to read...

The Redundancy Process: avoiding the Pitfalls: here the newsletter provides an analysis of some of the mistakes that numerous organisations have made when implementing a redundancy programme in an effort to learn lessons. Click here to read...

New Code of Practice on Harassment & Sexual Harassment: this article highlights the launch of a new code of practice on harassment and sexual harassment in the workplace and the implications for employers. Click here to read...

Unfair Dismissal during Probationary Period: next the newsletter examines a case of unfair dismissal within the probationary period. Click here to read...

EAT Awards €261,000 for Unfair Dismissal in a Transfer of Undertaking Case: and finally, a look at a second case of unfair dismissal, this time in relation to a transfer of undertakings. Click here to read...

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