Two local companies convicted for breaches of employment law last year

Two companies in the Shannonside region had convictions recorded against them in cases taken by the Workplace Relations Commission last year.

One Leitrim company was convicted last year under employment law – McPartland Oils Limited t/a McPartland Fuels in Manorhamilton was convicted the under Workplace Relations Act, 2015

Lucio Patriarca trading as the Roma Grill in Boyle was also convicted under the Food and Drink organisation of Working Time Act 1997.


3% of all complaints heard by the WRC last year were heard in Longford.

New figures from the Workplace relation commission reveal that approximately 159 complaints were heard by officers based in Longford.