Government criticised over lack of action on seasonal workers entitlements

The Government once again has been criticised for their lack of action on seasonal workers entitlements.

A comitment was given last year that a review into the issues facing seasonal and part time workers in terms of their entitlements to social protection payments would be carried out.

Meanwhile, Social Protection Minister Regina Doherty says it is a problem unique to Donegal and only affects a small number of workers.

Leas Cheann Comhairle Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher says the Government appear clueless as to the problems facing seasonal workers: