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#Clampers

From TheJournal.ie The NTA is looking for public feedback on clamping and clampers Clamp Down

The NTA is looking for public feedback on clamping and clampers

The NTA launched the public consultation on its Code of Practice today.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was forced to pay twice': Only very small number of cars clamped in Dublin city successfully appealed Clampers

'I was forced to pay twice': Only very small number of cars clamped in Dublin city successfully appealed

Only a small percentage of those who are clamped seek to reverse the €80 fee.

From TheJournal.ie NTA issues tender for workers to rule on appeals against clampers Clamping

NTA issues tender for workers to rule on appeals against clampers

The clamping appeal officers must be “of good character” and be familiar with “natural justice”.

From TheJournal.ie Clamped outside the Rotunda at 37 weeks pregnant: The complaints against Dublin clampers Appeals

Clamped outside the Rotunda at 37 weeks pregnant: The complaints against Dublin clampers

Over half of the clamping appeals made in the first nine months of the year were successful.

From TheJournal.ie DCC's deal for new clamping contractors includes €150 fine every time a driver successfully appeals Clamping Down

DCC's deal for new clamping contractors includes €150 fine every time a driver successfully appeals Exclusive

The council is seeking a “close” relationship with a new clamping contractor in a deal worth €45 million.

From TheJournal.ie Being punched, having your hand stood on and death threats - the life of a Dublin clamper Tensions

Being punched, having your hand stood on and death threats - the life of a Dublin clamper

One of the most chilling threats came from a doctor who said, “I hope I never see you in A&E.”

From TheJournal.ie Over 228 people appeal car clamping decisions in the first two months of new law Parking Complaints

Over 228 people appeal car clamping decisions in the first two months of new law

Last year legislation came into effect to regulate clamping in Ireland, allowing for an appeals process from people who have felt hard-done by from clamping companies.

From TheJournal.ie 'It seems a bit like a trap to me': Drivers frustrated over lack of signs after being clamped Not Happy

'It seems a bit like a trap to me': Drivers frustrated over lack of signs after being clamped

One driver who was refunded the clamping fee said a garda told them it was ‘immoral’ as there was not sufficient markings.

From TheJournal.ie Parking complaints: Driver refunded after claiming clampers took photo of wrong street sign Clamping Down

Parking complaints: Driver refunded after claiming clampers took photo of wrong street sign

Another driver said that the wrong car was de-clamped after they paid the de-clamp fee.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin clampers spat at, pushed and struck with steel bars by angry motorists Clamped

Dublin clampers spat at, pushed and struck with steel bars by angry motorists

There were 14 reports of aggressive behaviour towards clamping staff in the first eight months of this year.

From TheJournal.ie Clamping complaints: No 10 minutes grace, app issues and clamped while delivering to charity shop Clampers

Clamping complaints: No 10 minutes grace, app issues and clamped while delivering to charity shop

In two cases, people claimed that they were clamped because the Parking Tag app allowed them to pay for parking in an area that became a clearway.

From TheJournal.ie Clamping complaints: Elderly woman with no mobile or credit card clamped while at mass Dublin City Council

Clamping complaints: Elderly woman with no mobile or credit card clamped while at mass

A passerby stopped with the woman and had to pay the fine.

From TheJournal.ie Long-awaited clamping regulations to begin next week Clampers

Long-awaited clamping regulations to begin next week

The regulations will be published next week, with the NTA taking over in October.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should clamping charges in Dublin be reduced? Yellow Discs Of Doom This post contains a poll

Poll: Should clamping charges in Dublin be reduced?

Clamping fees due to Dublin City Council increased by €100,000 in 2016 according to a report in today’s Irish Times.

From TheJournal.ie Local anger as row of cars clamped at "chock-a-block" train station Park And Ride

Local anger as row of cars clamped at "chock-a-block" train station

The station has recently become busier because of a new route.

Oh nothing, just the clampers getting towed away in Dublin

“Doop de doo, nothing to see here” – clampers.

From TheJournal.ie Are clampers allowed park illegally? Blurred Double Yellow Lines

Are clampers allowed park illegally?

Yes. They can.

From TheJournal.ie Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers Clamp Happy

Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers

Three clamping staff were also attacked during that time in the city.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin clampers vote in favour of industrial action over pay dispute Strike

Dublin clampers vote in favour of industrial action over pay dispute

Dublin Street Parking Services voted in a secret ballot this afternoon on possible strike action.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin clampers to vote on strike action, say no agreement made on clamp targets On Stike?

Dublin clampers to vote on strike action, say no agreement made on clamp targets

Dublin City Council has reportedly set a target of 60,000 vehicles clamped a year.

Clampers get clamped in Dublin

Well, this is embarrassing.

11 people who aren't very big fans of clampers Clamp Support This post contains videos

11 people who aren't very big fans of clampers

Talk about being caught rapid.

PIC: Not even the trees are safe from the clampers

Money doesn’t grow on trees you know?

From TheJournal.ie Clamper vs. Garda Pic of the Day Karma

Clamper vs. Garda Pic of the Day

What goes around…

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Real-life Homer Simpson tries to drive a clamped car through Dublin D'oh! This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Clampers "make no money" from clamping Clamping

Clampers "make no money" from clamping

Members of the Irish Parking Association spoke to a committee about clamping in Ireland – from the aggression experienced by clampers to the lack of money made.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar to introduce tough new laws for clampers Clampers

Varadkar to introduce tough new laws for clampers

The transport minister will introduce new legislation to deal with rogue clampers – including an independent appeals board for motorists and jail terms of up to five years for those in breach of regulations.