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December 01, 2006

Ryanair Cannot Fire Napping Flight Attendant

Ryanair had fired a flight attendant who roped off a row of seats, read a book, then took a nap during a flight.  Seems reasonable enough.  But not to an Irish court.  An Irish employment court has forced Ryanair to reinstate the tired flight attendant, saying that the disciplinary action had "shortcomings."  Ryanair, to its credit, called the ruling "bizarre" and will appeal.

December 1, 2006 | Permalink: Ryanair Cannot Fire Napping Flight Attendant

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