Oireachtas committee rejects ombudsman’s Lost at Sea report

first_imgNews Facebook Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Oireachtas committee rejects ombudsman’s Lost at Sea report Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Previous articleProgress on securing land to improve dangerous road in BuncranaNext articleHigh Court told man expressed suicidal thoughts before hospital discharge News Highland WhatsApp Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Facebook Pinterest Twittercenter_img WhatsApp Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Pinterest Google+ LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton By News Highland – October 15, 2010 The Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture has rejected the Ombudsman’s report on the Lost at Sea scheme, with Fine Gael accussing Fianna Fail of sacrificing the ombudsman in order to protect one of their own.Emily O’Reilly had concluded that the Byrne family in Donegal should be compensated because they were unfairly denied relief when they applied to be included in the scheme.Labour say the Fianna Fail rejection of the report is tantamount to an attack on the office of the Ombudsman and on its incumbent, and citizens can no longer be confident that of the independence of the office.Meanwhile, Donegal Labour Councillor says Donegal’s Fianna Fail TDs should immediately declare their support for the Byrne family, and demand they be paid the compensation the ombudsman recommended………..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/fmcb1pm.mp3[/podcast] Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad alsolast_img read more