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# Industrial Action

Last week
19th May 2024 - 25th May 2024
Baggage handling workers for major airlines at Dublin Airport consider industrial action
Thousands of school staff to strike in Northern Ireland today over delayed pay review
This year
2024
Supreme Court rules that lower court was wrong to restrain union members from strike action
Junior doctors in Northern Ireland holding 24-hour walkout over pay conditions
Academic staff vote for industrial action over dispute at technological universities
NI Strikes: Varadkar says public sector workers haven't got pay increases 'they should have'
Some 16 trade unions with joint membership totalling around 170,000 are taking part in industrial action today.
Unions in the North have been involved in long-running pay disputes, in some cases lasting for several years.
Workers are demanding that pay awards made to counterparts elsewhere in the UK are introduced in Northern Ireland.
Speaking at Belfast City Hall this afternoon, Nipsa general secretary Carmel Gates said strike action will grow if demands aren't met.
Northern Ireland at a standstill: 'The biggest day of strike action in a generation' today
Tens of thousands of workers across 16 unions are taking part in strike action later.
Last year
2023
Public transport in Northern Ireland suspended today due to strike action
Why are 5,000 community and voluntary health workers taking indefinite strike action tomorrow?
Crunch talks at WRC today ahead of health and community workers' strike tomorrow
Radiographers in Galway hospitals vote for imminent industrial action
HSE managerial and admin staff begin industrial action
Explainer: Why are gardaí taking industrial action?
Gardaí to begin withdrawing overtime in first of five Tuesdays of industrial action
Thousands of local authority workers begin industrial action today
Retained firefighters vote to accept WRC proposals to resolve industrial dispute
French air traffic controllers consider strike action during Rugby World Cup
French air traffic controllers consider strike action during Rugby World Cup
Retained firefighters to suspend industrial action today after talks at WRC
Health and social workers in eight areas to strike over career progression dispute
Siptu asks Govt whether retained firefighters' dole payments have been 'deliberately blocked'
Retained firefighters to escalate industrial action over staffing issues
"Something has to change": Retained firefighters call for complete overhaul of service
Emerald Airlines pilot industrial action suspended ahead of Fórsa and airline management meeting
Retained firefighters to resume strike action after rejecting Labour Court recommendations
Several Irish flights cancelled as strikes take place in Italy
Pilots at Emerald Airlines to begin industrial action today due to 'ongoing trade dispute'
Retained firefighters begin industrial action over recruitment and retention issues
Local authorities are not prepared for strikes by water and firefighting workers, Siptu warns
Firefighters should ensure safety of public not 'put at risk' in event of industrial action
Retained Firefighters to begin industrial action on 6 June with possibility of strike
Flagship shows off air as BBC Northern Ireland journalists go on strike on count day
Industrial action by ICU nurses in University Hospital Limerick suspended
Limerick Hospital ICU nurses call for two beds to close until more staff are recruited
Ambulance workers vote for strike action over delays to proposed pay reforms
'I was punched in the face': ED nurse on why there's no appetite for strike but it may be 'only way'
National Ambulance Service personnel to ballot on strike action
Firefighters in Cork start industrial action claiming 'staff shortages' are posing safety risks
England's NHS set for 'most disruptive industrial action' in history as junior doctors strike
Two days of planned work stoppages by Go Ahead Ireland bus staff have been suspended