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# forsa - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Explainer: Why are Irish Coast Guard search-and-rescue helicopter pilots taking industrial action?
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Explainer: Why are Irish Coast Guard search-and-rescue helicopter pilots taking industrial action?

Jan 23rd 2019, 6:01 AM 12,716 Views 7 Comments

From Thursday, the pilots will engage in a work-to-rule action.

# forsa - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Explainer: Why are some school secretaries on less money than others?
# Support Our Secretaries
# Support Our Secretaries

Explainer: Why are some school secretaries on less money than others?

Jan 20th 2019, 9:30 AM 33,248 Views 21 Comments

A campaign has begun this year to try to increase school secretaries’ pay – but is it so varied in the first place?

# forsa - Thursday 17 January, 2019

'Signing on the dole embarrases them the most': School secretaries launch campaign for equal pay
# Support Our Secretaries
# Support Our Secretaries

'Signing on the dole embarrases them the most': School secretaries launch campaign for equal pay

Jan 17th 2019, 5:10 PM 19,288 Views 21 Comments

Kathleen O’Doherty from Donegal has written to eight Education Ministers about school secretaries’ pay.

# forsa - Friday 7 December, 2018

Aer Lingus CEO apologises to staff for 'hurt and upset' caused by newspaper article
# Apology
# Apology

Aer Lingus CEO apologises to staff for 'hurt and upset' caused by newspaper article

Dec 7th 2018, 1:02 PM 33,068 Views 31 Comments

Stephen Kavanagh met with staff and union representatives yesterday evening.

# forsa - Thursday 22 November, 2018

'A four-day work week could lead to greater productivity and wealth'
# Future Of Work
# Future Of Work

'A four-day work week could lead to greater productivity and wealth'

Nov 22nd 2018, 7:00 AM 23,038 Views 23 Comments

Fewer working hours could benefit both individuals and the economy, Kevin Callinan writes.

# forsa - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Ryanair cabin crew to be represented by trade union for first time
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

Ryanair cabin crew to be represented by trade union for first time

Aug 30th 2018, 8:13 AM 10,870 Views 43 Comments

Fórsa said it’s looking forward to “securing improvements in terms and conditions” for employees.

# forsa - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Union says agreement reached between Ryanair and pilots
# Industrial Dispute
# Industrial Dispute

Union says agreement reached between Ryanair and pilots

Aug 23rd 2018, 8:03 AM 16,682 Views 14 Comments

It came after a 22-hour negotiating session that concluded this morning, Fórsa said.

# forsa - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Ryanair and pilots fail to reach agreement after marathon 12-hour talks
# 4th Day
# 4th Day

Ryanair and pilots fail to reach agreement after marathon 12-hour talks

Aug 16th 2018, 7:04 AM 16,831 Views 16 Comments

After five days of strikes, talks between the union and the airline remain at an impasse.

# forsa - Monday 13 August, 2018

'We can't rule out further strikes': Ryanair and union reps meeting today in a bid to avoid further travel chaos
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

'We can't rule out further strikes': Ryanair and union reps meeting today in a bid to avoid further travel chaos

Aug 13th 2018, 7:49 AM 12,274 Views 18 Comments

Talks will begin later this morning to try to resolve the long-running Ryanair dispute.

# forsa - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Hundreds of Ryanair flights cancelled as German and Dutch pilots join strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Hundreds of Ryanair flights cancelled as German and Dutch pilots join strike

Updated Aug 8th 2018, 6:18 PM 46,920 Views 65 Comments

The airline said strike action on Friday is “unnecessary”.

# forsa - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Irish Ryanair pilots to hold further one-day strike on Friday 10 August
# Grounded
# Grounded

Irish Ryanair pilots to hold further one-day strike on Friday 10 August

Updated Aug 2nd 2018, 4:25 PM 40,455 Views 89 Comments

The airline has called the strike action “irresponsible”.

Ryanair says it will meet union next week 'once no further strikes called'
# Strike Action
# Strike Action

Ryanair says it will meet union next week 'once no further strikes called'

Aug 2nd 2018, 9:09 AM 8,260 Views 16 Comments

Ryanair and Fórsa have failed to reach an agreement on their disputes to date.

# forsa - Thursday 26 July, 2018

3,500 customers affected as Ryanair cancels 20 flights ahead of Friday 3 August strike
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

3,500 customers affected as Ryanair cancels 20 flights ahead of Friday 3 August strike

Jul 26th 2018, 4:11 PM 19,818 Views 36 Comments

The airline is set to offer refunds or re-accommodate passengers on other Ryanair flights.

# forsa - Friday 20 July, 2018

Second 24-hour strike by Ryanair pilots under way
# Dispute
# Dispute

Second 24-hour strike by Ryanair pilots under way

Jul 20th 2018, 10:08 AM 11,754 Views 32 Comments

Some 100 Ryanair pilots have stopped work today in a dispute over rostering, leave and other working arrangements.

# forsa - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Ryanair to cancel more flights over planned strike action
# Grounded
# Grounded

Ryanair to cancel more flights over planned strike action

Jul 19th 2018, 8:03 PM 23,327 Views 21 Comments

The airline urged pilots to reconsider plans to strike next Tuesday.

# forsa - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Aer Lingus is facing a union showdown over staff profit-sharing demands
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

Aer Lingus is facing a union showdown over staff profit-sharing demands

Jul 15th 2018, 1:00 PM 16,065 Views 22 Comments

After agreeing pay increases with the airline, staff representatives are pushing for a piece of the pie.

# forsa - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Ryanair strike going ahead after last-minute talks fail
# Dispute
# Dispute

Ryanair strike going ahead after last-minute talks fail

Updated Jul 11th 2018, 6:28 PM 17,379 Views 32 Comments

The airline has cancelled 30 of its 290 flights between Ireland and the UK tomorrow.

# forsa - Friday 6 July, 2018

Ryanair accuses pilot union of having no mandate, demands strike be called off
# Forsa
# Forsa

Ryanair accuses pilot union of having no mandate, demands strike be called off

Jul 6th 2018, 6:01 PM 13,864 Views 32 Comments

Ryanair has had a troubled relationship with unions in the past, and only recently recognised unions.

# forsa - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Driving test waiting times drop - but some learners still waiting months
# Driving Test
# Driving Test

Driving test waiting times drop - but some learners still waiting months

Jul 1st 2018, 10:00 PM 18,709 Views 30 Comments

The average wait is nearly 12 weeks but some learners have waited much longer to hear about their test date.

# forsa - Monday 16 April, 2018

Poll: Should civil servants be entitled to time off in order to deal with a marriage breakup?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should civil servants be entitled to time off in order to deal with a marriage breakup?

Apr 16th 2018, 9:38 AM 36,250 Views 104 Comments

Currently, civil servants and teachers are entitled to 1.5 days paid leave at the time of a marital breakdown to help deal with legal issues.

# forsa - Friday 13 April, 2018

Learner drivers could soon be waiting more than a year to do their driving test
# Traffic Jam
# Traffic Jam

Learner drivers could soon be waiting more than a year to do their driving test

Apr 13th 2018, 7:19 PM 20,328 Views 71 Comments

Law changes increasing the penalties for learner drivers will lead to a surge in demand for driving tests, Fórsa predict.

# forsa - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Ryanair offers its Dublin pilots a pay rise after it agrees to recognise unions
# New Offer
# New Offer

Ryanair offers its Dublin pilots a pay rise after it agrees to recognise unions

Jan 9th 2018, 11:01 PM 13,918 Views 16 Comments

The Dublin pilots had previously voted against an offer from the company.