HR advisory services through Ibec's Knowledge Centre

Contacting our Knowledge Centre

Due to an increase in calls to our Knowledge Centre with queries concerning the COVID-19 outbreak, we want to remind you that you can email us at and we will get back to you as soon as we can or alternatively reach us by phone on one of the four numbers below:

  • 01 605 1542
  • 01 605 1595
  • 01 605 1676
  • 01 605 1596

Regional Offices:

About our Knowledge Centre

The knowledge centre, a key part of Ibec's employer services, is geared to respond to members’ needs quickly and comprehensively. As a member you can avail of:

  • Unlimited telephone access to our Knowledge Centre for answers to your employment queries, quickly and efficiently
  • Advice on occupational safety, health and welfare at work including compensation and liability insurance issues
  • Reports on HR best practice to allow companies to benchmark against other organisations
  • Access to member-only guidelines, sample documents and publications on all aspects of employment law, industrial relations and human resources
  • Access to member-only research on pay and conditions, absenteeism levels, pensions taxation and business sentiment amongst others
  • A monthly electronic bulletin to keep members up-to date with changes to employment legislation, HRM developments and forthcoming events

Members can receive latest information and guidance on a wide range of issues, including:

  • Employment legislation
  • Human resources management best practice
  • Personnel policies and procedures, including maternity leave, parental leave, job sharing, redundancy and working time
  • Procedures for disciplinary issues and grievances/disputes
  • Custom and practice in the workplace including shift systems, shift premia and overtime payments
  • Record keeping in the event of a labour inspection by the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC)

Get in touch

Our team of HR experts, led by Fiona Higgins, supply comprehensive tools and guides which will enable you to build your people management capabilities and reduce your exposure to disputes and penalties. As an Ibec member, you can also access phone and email IR/HR support  which is available at (01) 605 1542.

Contact the Knowledge Centre