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A 'right to switch off' code of practice has been introduced in the Republic (Joe Giddens/PA)

A 'right to switch off' code of practice has been introduced in the Republic (Joe Giddens/PA)

A 'right to switch off' code of practice has been introduced in the Republic (Joe Giddens/PA)

The Economy Minister has been asked to reconsider his stance on introducing legislation for a 'right to switch off' rule for workers here, after he said he would leave it to individual businesses.

In the Republic of Ireland, enterprise, trade and employment minister Leo Varadkar signed off a new code of practice which gives employees the right to switch off from work.


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