Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees
Wednesday, 24 October 2012
Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport and Communications
Review of Irish Coast Guard Service: Discussion
We are now caught in a catch-22 scenario because when the Minister looks at it, he will look at the staffing issue and see that they do not have the staff there. If he had at least submitted the request for the extra staff, we would know where we stand in respect of staff in Valentia Island.