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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Industrial Action

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# Up In The Air
Ryanair cabin crew to be represented by trade union for first time
Fórsa said it’s looking forward to “securing improvements in terms and conditions” for employees.
# Strike
Lloyds Pharmacy workers at almost 40 stores to strike today despite company agreeing new deal
Mandate – which says it represents 270 workers at the company – has said the new deal is “not sufficient”.
# strike a deal
8 stores closed today as Lloyds Pharmacy workers strike continues
Workers are picketing as many as 40 stores around the country.
# Labour Relations
Ryanair cancels 20 flights on 5th planned strike day by Irish pilots
The suggestion comes on the fourth day of 24-hour stoppages by Irish-based Ryanair pilots.
# Industrial Action
3,500 customers affected as Ryanair cancels 20 flights ahead of Friday 3 August strike
The airline is set to offer refunds or re-accommodate passengers on other Ryanair flights.
# Section 39
Thousands of healthcare workers to strike in September
Section 39 organisations are voluntary organisations.
# Industrial Action
Ryanair pilots announce two further strikes - Friday 20 July and Tuesday 24 July
Unions and Ryanair failed to reach an agreement yesterday.
# The Heat Is On
Cork firefighters to serve strike notice to city council
Members of Cork Fire Service will strike due to the failure by Cork City Council to honour an agreement to pay monies they say are due to them.
Ambulance service staff to take industrial action over union rights
The National Ambulance Service Representative Association has said its members have voted by nearly 98% in favour of industrial action.
# Industrial Action
Six stores closed as over 240 Lloyds Pharmacy workers to take part in a strike today
Workers who are members of the trade union Mandate will picket stores across the country.
# Ryanair
Ryanair pilots in Ireland to strike on Thursday 12 July
Ryanair said it was “disappointed” by the strike action and called it “unnecessary”.
# 24 Hours
Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday
A rally will be held outside the Irish Life Dublin offices from 12pm to 2pm on Thursday.
# new teachers
Richard Bruton heckled at conference as teachers threaten to strike over pay issues
Unions have voted in favour of industrial action if pay inequality is not addressed.
# Industrial Action
'We've been hit quite a few times': Teachers' union on why pay changes are needed
Education Minister Richard Bruton said that it isn’t possible to negotiate a deal for teachers separate to other public sectors.
# 24 Hours
Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme
Irish Life members of the Unite trade union are to strike on 12 April.
# Psychiatric Care
Psychiatric nurses have commenced industrial action at Waterford University Hospital
Industrial action has also escalated in Kilkenny.
# Work Stoppage
Thousands of healthcare workers to go on strike on Valentine's Day
Section 39 organisations are voluntary organisations who have service legal agreements with the HSE.
Senior gardaí to stop reform work as they're paid €6k less than their subordinates
Superintendents claim they had been assured equity, but the government later “reneged” on that agreement.
# Complaints
'The minister is talking about the Man United game instead of the rail strike'
Industrial action by Irish Rail workers affected many commuters in November.
# dear minister
'When are you going to bring in the army to drive the buses?': Complaints made during Bus Éireann strike
Commuters were affected by three weeks of industrial action earlier this year.
# Industrial Action
Ryanair and pilot's union to meet on Tuesday, just one day ahead of proposed strike
Ryanair management confirmed on Friday that it would break with its longstanding policy and give pilot unions recognition as official organisations.
# Industrial Action
Ryanair strike to go ahead unless airline management meets with union
The dispute centres around employe conditions, with pilots asking that they be allowed to negotiate using unions, and Ryanair refusing to recognise unions.
# it's a deal
Irish Rail staff accept Labour Court pay deal recommendation
Irish Rail staff last month held a series of strikes in protest of their pay levels.
# Ryanair
Ryanair threatens Dublin pilots with pay and benefit cuts if they strike
The warning comes following a letter from the Irish pilots’ union IALPA to Ryanair which states that the union will ballot its members for industrial action.
# grounded
Italian union announces 4-hour strike of Ryanair pilots for 15 December
The Anpac union has called a strike of Ryanair pilots at bases across Italy on 15 December for four hours, from 1pm to 5pm.
# escalation
Lack of public support for Irish Rail workers as unions say Christmas strike 'possible'
They’re also not happy with Transport Minister Shane Ross’ lack of intervention in the dispute.
# Strike
Here's what commuters need to know ahead of tomorrow's rail strike
More than 150,000 customers will be affected by the industrial action.
# Strike
Heading home? Expect delays as Irish Rail strike means there's an extra 155,000 people on the roads
This is the first of five strike days.
# strike day one
Here's how to get your refund if you're affected by the Irish Rail strike
Other transport operators do not accept rail tickets on days of industrial action.
# Impact
Special needs assistants vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action
A total of 97% of members voted in favour of the action.
# Strike
999 operators in Munster are threatening to strike if their demands are not met
Around 25,000 calls are handled each year in the Munster centre.
# factcheck
FactCheck: Is secondary picketing actually illegal?
We test a claim that spread widely after last Friday’s actions by some Bus Éireann workers.
# secondary picketing
Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike
The union said it remains focused on helping resolve the Bus Éireann dispute.
# Bus Eireann
School bus drivers to be asked if they want to join strike action
Bus Éireann workers have been striking for eight days now – but school services hadn’t been affected.
# your views
Open Thread: How is the Bus Éireann strike affecting you?
Tell us in the comments.
# Dispute
Over half of people don't support the Bus Éireann strike
A new poll found that the majority of people do not support the striking workers.
# Strike
All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight
School bus routes will not be included in the strike.
# industrial unrest
'We've been forced into this': Dublin Fire Brigade to go on strike for two days
Two work stoppages will take place on Saturday 18 March and Monday 27 March.
# on the buses
Bus Éireann staff to begin indefinite strike from Monday
In a statement released this afternoon, the company says that the decision comes as talks with unions at the Workplace Relations Committee have failed.
'It's very frustrating' - Union not happy with Tesco anti-strike ad campaign
Strike action at Tesco stores has been suspended temporarily to facilitate negotiations.