Former Debenhams workers have...


Former Debenhams workers have hit out at plans by KPMG to appeal their reduced redundancy payments

Lana O'Connor
Lana O'Connor

05:00 14 May 2024

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The Workplace Relations Commission initially awarded the 800 workers eight weeks pay but this was reduced to two weeks on foot of an appeal to the Labour Court

Trade Union Mandate which represents the workers says KPMG attends to mount a further appeal to the High Court on a point of law on the 2 week pay out

Over 300 staff lost their jobs in Cork in 2020 when the department store went into liquidation and they mounted pickets demanding their 2016 redundancy agreement be honoured

Former Debenhams shop steward Valerie Conlon says this latest development is very disappointing



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