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#Bausch and Lomb

# bausch-and-lomb - Saturday 18 June, 2022

Bausch and Lomb workers to vote on new pay deal after 'intensive' talks yesterday
# Pay Dispute
# Pay Dispute

Bausch and Lomb workers to vote on new pay deal after 'intensive' talks yesterday

Jun 18th 2022, 8:04 AM 12,886 Views 14 Comments

Industrial action at the plant was suspended on Wednesday to facilitate the talks.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Talks to resume at Bausch and Lomb as Siptu suspends industrial action
# Dispute
# Dispute

Talks to resume at Bausch and Lomb as Siptu suspends industrial action

Jun 15th 2022, 9:30 PM 8,529 Views 0 Comments

Staff held two-hour work stoppages at the plant last weekend.

# bausch-and-lomb - Saturday 11 June, 2022

Workers start industrial action at Bausch + Lomb's Waterford plant after negotiations fail
# Work Stoppage
# Work Stoppage

Workers start industrial action at Bausch + Lomb's Waterford plant after negotiations fail

Jun 11th 2022, 1:57 PM 17,456 Views 22 Comments

Siptu argues that the company is not offering workers a sufficient pay rise to support them during the cost of living crisis.

# bausch-and-lomb - Friday 10 June, 2022

Bausch and Lomb management willing to meet union in bid to halt planned work stoppages
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Bausch and Lomb management willing to meet union in bid to halt planned work stoppages

Updated Jun 10th 2022, 5:44 PM 27,156 Views 28 Comments

The action is due to start at the company’s Waterford plant tomorrow.

# bausch-and-lomb - Monday 31 July, 2017

125 jobs to be created in Waterford by eye health company
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

125 jobs to be created in Waterford by eye health company

Jul 31st 2017, 1:18 PM 11,126 Views 10 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar opened an €85 million extension to Bausch and Lomb in Waterford this morning.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Workers in Waterford to take industrial action on Christmas week over pay restoration claims
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Workers in Waterford to take industrial action on Christmas week over pay restoration claims

Dec 7th 2016, 3:29 PM 12,624 Views 34 Comments

Bausch and Lomb workers agreed to a string of cost cutting measures to keep the plant viable in 2014.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts
# Rescue Plan
# Rescue Plan

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts

Jun 18th 2014, 7:27 AM 3,590 Views 12 Comments

The company has thanked workers for approving the plan to dramatically cut spending at the contact lens plant.

# bausch-and-lomb - Monday 16 June, 2014

Bausch & Lomb staff vote in favour of cost cutting measures
# Waterford
# Waterford

Bausch & Lomb staff vote in favour of cost cutting measures

Jun 16th 2014, 10:53 PM 13,871 Views 33 Comments

SIPTU staff voted in favour of the measures. TEEU members will vote tomorrow.

# bausch-and-lomb - Friday 13 June, 2014

Bausch and Lomb workers to vote on plan to cut jobs and wages
# Waterford
# Waterford

Bausch and Lomb workers to vote on plan to cut jobs and wages

Jun 13th 2014, 8:21 AM 6,261 Views 41 Comments

Proposals to cut pay have been modified downward from 20 per cent to 7.5 per cent.

# bausch-and-lomb - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996
# Flashback
# Flashback

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

Jun 10th 2014, 5:12 PM 9,772 Views 19 Comments

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?

Jun 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,565 Views 6 Comments

Senator Katherine Zappone thinks they need to be updated and will present a Bill on the subject in the Seanad today.

# bausch-and-lomb - Thursday 5 June, 2014

LRC to chair Bausch and Lomb talks
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

LRC to chair Bausch and Lomb talks

Jun 5th 2014, 8:49 PM 5,472 Views 10 Comments

The talks are being held with a view to reaching agreement on a plan to keep the plant open and secure its future.

# bausch-and-lomb - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Unions and Bausch & Lomb looking at 'range of options' to secure plant future
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Unions and Bausch & Lomb looking at 'range of options' to secure plant future

Jun 3rd 2014, 5:00 PM 11,456 Views 78 Comments

SIPTU has said that the proposed 20 per cent pay cut and 200 jobs losses are unacceptable.

# bausch-and-lomb - Monday 2 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Jun 2nd 2014, 7:49 PM 16,213 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Labour Party leadership, marathons and job worries in Waterford.

Local politicians seek meeting with Bausch and Lomb over job loss threat
# Waterford
# Waterford

Local politicians seek meeting with Bausch and Lomb over job loss threat

Jun 2nd 2014, 6:50 PM 12,041 Views 23 Comments

Last week workers were told they could either take a 20 per cent pay cut, with 200 redundancies in the company, or the plant would be closed.

# bausch-and-lomb - Friday 30 May, 2014

Bausch and Lomb staff receive letter stating redundancies are the "reality of the state of business"
# Cuts
# Cuts

Bausch and Lomb staff receive letter stating redundancies are the "reality of the state of business"

May 30th 2014, 10:27 PM 18,840 Views 55 Comments

The company, which is the biggest in Waterford, is seeking up to 200 redundancies.

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA
# No Alternative
# No Alternative

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA

May 30th 2014, 11:29 AM 12,021 Views 123 Comments

The IDA’s chief says pay cuts are preferable to the multinational leaving.

SIPTU for meeting with Bausch and Lomb over jobs and 20% pay cut
# Save Jobs
# Save Jobs

SIPTU for meeting with Bausch and Lomb over jobs and 20% pay cut

May 30th 2014, 8:27 AM 5,215 Views 40 Comments

Workers have been told that there could be even further job losses if they don’t agree to wage slash.

# bausch-and-lomb - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Waterford's biggest employer is seeking as many as 200 redundancies
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Waterford's biggest employer is seeking as many as 200 redundancies

May 29th 2014, 10:50 PM 22,142 Views 75 Comments

Bausch and Lomb has said that “substantial cost reductions” are required at the plant.

Jobs Department denies it withheld Waterford job losses until after the election
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Jobs Department denies it withheld Waterford job losses until after the election

May 29th 2014, 3:53 PM 12,824 Views 61 Comments

Independent TD John Halligan said the Department had been aware of the issue for some time.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Jobs and investment boost for Dublin, Waterford
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Jobs and investment boost for Dublin, Waterford

Apr 6th 2011, 3:03 PM 858 Views 0 Comments

Fifty jobs have been created at a US financial services company in Dublin, while one of the south-east’s biggest employers has announced a €70 million investment in its Waterford base.