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Labour Court Hearing On Recognition Of Health Care Workers' Efforts During The Pandemic Begins Today.

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Fórsa, the INMO and SIPTU referred the matter.

A Labour Court hearing on the row over recognition for health workers’ efforts and commitment during the Covid-19 pandemic takes place later today.

Trade unions representing health workers referred the case to the Labour Court following a July meeting in the Workplace Relations Commission, when the HSE said it had no mandate from the Government to make proposals to recognise health workers’ contribution.

The unions, led by Fórsa, the INMO and SIPTU, subsequently asked the Taoiseach to intervene .

Fórsa’s Head of Health and Welfare, Éamonn Donnelly says these workers gave a lot

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