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In light of the revelations about work practices at Greyhound I asked the Minister about increasing resources to the National Employment Rights Authority.
To ask the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation the number of staff currently employed in NERA; his plans to increase that number and particularly to strengthen the numbers and powers of those working the inspectorate/investigating division.
To ask the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation the developments regarding mechanisms to allow former employees access the State’s industrial relations machinery to deal with pension issues.
To ask the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation in view of the closure of a company (details supplied) and other longstanding printing companies, if he has any initiatives planned to protect and develop what is left of the printing industry; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Clare raised the issue of the proposals by Social Justice Ireland to provide adequate pensions for all in society.