Monthly Archives: January 2016

Employers can read private messages at work, court says

on January 13, 2016 News and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

EMPLOYERS can read private messages sent by workers via chat software and webmail at work, a court has ruled. The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) said a company that read a worker’s Yahoo Messenger chats sent during work hours was within its rights. Judges said he had breached the company’s rules and that his […]

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2016 pay forecasts ‘too optimistic’, predicts CIPD – Press Releases – CIPD

on January 5, 2016 Uncategorized with 0 comments

More employment records likely to be broken in the next 12 months, but average wage growth will plateau despite introduction of National Living Wage The UK’s flexible labour market will continue to deliver solid employment growth in 2016, helping to contain skills shortages and wage inflation, despite the introduction of the National Living Wage, according […]

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Hospital consultants could be due millions in pay compensation | 

on January 5, 2016 News and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

Up to 2000 hospital consultants could be set to receive millions of euro in compensation over the HSE’s failure to honour a contract which included higher salaries. In 2008 new work practices were agreed which included treating more public patients. In return, the consultants were to receive more pay. The Irish Times reports that two […]

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