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Allergens – Eight Months On

August 20, 2015 | biocare

The enactment of EC Regulation 1169 2011 and the subsequent activation of SI No 489 2013 by the Department of Health required food businesses to take steps to ensure consumers were made aware of the presence of certain allergens in food. Following initial confusion surrounding this matter food businesses should […]

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Mobile Workers

August 20, 2015 | biocare

The EU Advocate General has expressed the opinion mobile workers actually start work from the time they leave home and only finish work when they return to their home at the end of a working day. This opinion if adopted by the court of Justice of the European Union will […]

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The Work Relations Act

August 14, 2015 | biocare

Comes into force in October 2015. The purpose of the Act is to reduce the number of statutory agencies dealing with employment law related issued in the workplace down to two bodies. The work relations commission will replace the Labour Relations Commission, NERA, The Equality Tribunal and The Employment Appeals […]

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