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#Industrial Action

# industrial-action - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Thousands of healthcare workers to strike in September
# Section 39
# Section 39

Thousands of healthcare workers to strike in September

Jul 25th 2018, 5:18 PM 18,321 Views 35 Comments

Section 39 organisations are voluntary organisations.

# industrial-action - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Ryanair pilots announce two further strikes - Friday 20 July and Tuesday 24 July
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Ryanair pilots announce two further strikes - Friday 20 July and Tuesday 24 July

Jul 12th 2018, 7:41 PM 95,216 Views 97 Comments

Unions and Ryanair failed to reach an agreement yesterday.

# industrial-action - Monday 9 July, 2018

Cork firefighters to serve strike notice to city council
# The Heat Is On
# The Heat Is On

Cork firefighters to serve strike notice to city council

Jul 9th 2018, 10:00 PM 7,815 Views 20 Comments

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
# NASRA
# NASRA

Ambulance service staff to take industrial action over union rights

Jul 9th 2018, 1:29 PM 7,988 Views 27 Comments

The National Ambulance Service Representative Association has said its members have voted by nearly 98% in favour of industrial action.

# industrial-action - Friday 6 July, 2018

Six stores closed as over 240 Lloyds Pharmacy workers to take part in a strike today
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Six stores closed as over 240 Lloyds Pharmacy workers to take part in a strike today

Jul 6th 2018, 6:10 AM 17,370 Views 13 Comments

Workers who are members of the trade union Mandate will picket stores across the country.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Ryanair pilots in Ireland to strike on Thursday 12 July
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair pilots in Ireland to strike on Thursday 12 July

Updated Jul 3rd 2018, 5:31 PM 125,380 Views 94 Comments

Ryanair said it was “disappointed” by the strike action and called it “unnecessary”.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday

Apr 10th 2018, 5:00 PM 11,782 Views 23 Comments

A rally will be held outside the Irish Life Dublin offices from 12pm to 2pm on Thursday.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Richard Bruton heckled at conference as teachers threaten to strike over pay issues
# New Teachers
# New Teachers

Richard Bruton heckled at conference as teachers threaten to strike over pay issues

Apr 3rd 2018, 10:52 PM 16,600 Views 116 Comments

Unions have voted in favour of industrial action if pay inequality is not addressed.

'We've been hit quite a few times': Teachers' union on why pay changes are needed
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

'We've been hit quite a few times': Teachers' union on why pay changes are needed

Apr 3rd 2018, 8:18 AM 15,517 Views 101 Comments

Education Minister Richard Bruton said that it isn’t possible to negotiate a deal for teachers separate to other public sectors.

# industrial-action - Monday 2 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme

Apr 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 24,759 Views 36 Comments

Irish Life members of the Unite trade union are to strike on 12 April.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Psychiatric nurses have commenced industrial action at Waterford University Hospital
# Psychiatric Care
# Psychiatric Care

Psychiatric nurses have commenced industrial action at Waterford University Hospital

Feb 20th 2018, 11:58 AM 12,379 Views 14 Comments

Industrial action has also escalated in Kilkenny.

# industrial-action - Monday 29 January, 2018

Thousands of healthcare workers to go on strike on Valentine's Day
# Work Stoppage
# Work Stoppage

Thousands of healthcare workers to go on strike on Valentine's Day

Jan 29th 2018, 1:24 PM 14,443 Views 11 Comments

Section 39 organisations are voluntary organisations who have service legal agreements with the HSE.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Senior gardaí to stop reform work as they're paid €6k less than their subordinates

Senior gardaí to stop reform work as they're paid €6k less than their subordinates

Jan 9th 2018, 3:18 PM 19,579 Views 38 Comments

Superintendents claim they had been assured equity, but the government later “reneged” on that agreement.

# industrial-action - Friday 22 December, 2017

'The minister is talking about the Man United game instead of the rail strike'
# Complaints
# Complaints

'The minister is talking about the Man United game instead of the rail strike'

Dec 22nd 2017, 7:00 PM 16,028 Views 27 Comments

Industrial action by Irish Rail workers affected many commuters in November.

# industrial-action - Thursday 21 December, 2017

'When are you going to bring in the army to drive the buses?': Complaints made during Bus Éireann strike
# Dear Minister
# Dear Minister

'When are you going to bring in the army to drive the buses?': Complaints made during Bus Éireann strike

Dec 21st 2017, 6:00 AM 11,982 Views 25 Comments

Commuters were affected by three weeks of industrial action earlier this year.

# industrial-action - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Ryanair and pilot's union to meet on Tuesday, just one day ahead of proposed strike
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Ryanair and pilot's union to meet on Tuesday, just one day ahead of proposed strike

Dec 17th 2017, 5:16 PM 8,828 Views 48 Comments

Ryanair management confirmed on Friday that it would break with its longstanding policy and give pilot unions recognition as official organisations.

# industrial-action - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Ryanair strike to go ahead unless airline management meets with union
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Ryanair strike to go ahead unless airline management meets with union

Dec 16th 2017, 3:58 PM 12,853 Views 35 Comments

The dispute centres around employe conditions, with pilots asking that they be allowed to negotiate using unions, and Ryanair refusing to recognise unions.

# industrial-action - Friday 8 December, 2017

Irish Rail staff accept Labour Court pay deal recommendation
# It's A Deal
# It's A Deal

Irish Rail staff accept Labour Court pay deal recommendation

Dec 8th 2017, 1:06 PM 8,986 Views 24 Comments

Irish Rail staff last month held a series of strikes in protest of their pay levels.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Ryanair threatens Dublin pilots with pay and benefit cuts if they strike
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair threatens Dublin pilots with pay and benefit cuts if they strike

Dec 6th 2017, 4:55 PM 12,281 Views 37 Comments

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.

Italian union announces 4-hour strike of Ryanair pilots for 15 December
# Grounded
# Grounded

Italian union announces 4-hour strike of Ryanair pilots for 15 December

Dec 6th 2017, 12:54 PM 11,291 Views 18 Comments

The Anpac union has called a strike of Ryanair pilots at bases across Italy on 15 December for four hours, from 1pm to 5pm.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Lack of public support for Irish Rail workers as unions say Christmas strike 'possible'
# Escalation
# Escalation

Lack of public support for Irish Rail workers as unions say Christmas strike 'possible'

Nov 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 30,057 Views 178 Comments

They’re also not happy with Transport Minister Shane Ross’ lack of intervention in the dispute.

# industrial-action - Monday 6 November, 2017

Here's what commuters need to know ahead of tomorrow's rail strike
# Strike
# Strike

Here's what commuters need to know ahead of tomorrow's rail strike

Nov 6th 2017, 12:33 PM 23,043 Views 35 Comments

More than 150,000 customers will be affected by the industrial action.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Heading home? Expect delays as Irish Rail strike means there's an extra 155,000 people on the roads
# Strike
# Strike

Heading home? Expect delays as Irish Rail strike means there's an extra 155,000 people on the roads

Nov 1st 2017, 4:50 PM 20,565 Views 70 Comments

This is the first of five strike days.

Here's how to get your refund if you're affected by the Irish Rail strike
# Strike Day One
# Strike Day One

Here's how to get your refund if you're affected by the Irish Rail strike

Nov 1st 2017, 6:30 AM 10,182 Views 7 Comments

Other transport operators do not accept rail tickets on days of industrial action.

# industrial-action - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Special needs assistants vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action
# Impact
# Impact

Special needs assistants vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action

Oct 14th 2017, 4:22 PM 16,762 Views 17 Comments

A total of 97% of members voted in favour of the action.

# industrial-action - Friday 22 September, 2017

999 operators in Munster are threatening to strike if their demands are not met
# Strike
# Strike

999 operators in Munster are threatening to strike if their demands are not met

Sep 22nd 2017, 6:05 AM 9,958 Views 23 Comments

Around 25,000 calls are handled each year in the Munster centre.

# industrial-action - Friday 7 April, 2017

FactCheck: Is secondary picketing actually illegal?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is secondary picketing actually illegal?

Apr 7th 2017, 12:05 AM 15,418 Views 24 Comments

We test a claim that spread widely after last Friday’s actions by some Bus Éireann workers.

# industrial-action - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike
# Secondary Picketing
# Secondary Picketing

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike

Apr 2nd 2017, 12:37 PM 19,808 Views 113 Comments

The union said it remains focused on helping resolve the Bus Éireann dispute.

# industrial-action - Friday 31 March, 2017

School bus drivers to be asked if they want to join strike action
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

School bus drivers to be asked if they want to join strike action

Mar 31st 2017, 4:25 PM 16,473 Views 118 Comments

Bus Éireann workers have been striking for eight days now – but school services hadn’t been affected.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Open Thread: How is the Bus Éireann strike affecting you?
# Your Views
# Your Views

Open Thread: How is the Bus Éireann strike affecting you?

Mar 29th 2017, 3:15 PM 16,086 Views 131 Comments

Tell us in the comments.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Over half of people don't support the Bus Éireann strike
# Dispute
# Dispute

Over half of people don't support the Bus Éireann strike

Mar 28th 2017, 7:30 AM 23,310 Views 148 Comments

A new poll found that the majority of people do not support the striking workers.

# industrial-action - Thursday 23 March, 2017

All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight
# Strike
# Strike

All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight

Mar 23rd 2017, 3:26 PM 63,974 Views 175 Comments

School bus routes will not be included in the strike.

# industrial-action - Monday 6 March, 2017

'We've been forced into this': Dublin Fire Brigade to go on strike for two days
# Industrial Unrest
# Industrial Unrest

'We've been forced into this': Dublin Fire Brigade to go on strike for two days

Mar 6th 2017, 7:59 PM 13,679 Views 62 Comments

Two work stoppages will take place on Saturday 18 March and Monday 27 March.

# industrial-action - Monday 27 February, 2017

Bus Éireann staff to begin indefinite strike from Monday
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

Bus Éireann staff to begin indefinite strike from Monday

Feb 27th 2017, 4:55 PM 60,889 Views 214 Comments

In a statement released this afternoon, the company says that the decision comes as talks with unions at the Workplace Relations Committee have failed.

# industrial-action - Saturday 25 February, 2017

'It's very frustrating' - Union not happy with Tesco anti-strike ad campaign
# TESCO STRIKE
# TESCO STRIKE

'It's very frustrating' - Union not happy with Tesco anti-strike ad campaign

Feb 25th 2017, 12:01 AM 28,513 Views 94 Comments

Strike action at Tesco stores has been suspended temporarily to facilitate negotiations.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

A St Pat's lecturer brought her students to Tesco today to teach them about the strike
# TESCO STRIKE
# TESCO STRIKE

A St Pat's lecturer brought her students to Tesco today to teach them about the strike

Feb 21st 2017, 4:01 PM 50,258 Views 65 Comments

Workers at Tesco Drumcondra have been striking since Friday.

# industrial-action - Monday 20 February, 2017

Tesco claims 45,000 people shopped at stores picketed by strikers
# Striiiike
# Striiiike

Tesco claims 45,000 people shopped at stores picketed by strikers

Feb 20th 2017, 5:57 PM 28,872 Views 154 Comments

However, Mandate trade union says that the stores in question are experiencing an average loss of 80%.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

'We'll be here as long as it takes': Striking Tesco workers say they're in it for the long haul
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

'We'll be here as long as it takes': Striking Tesco workers say they're in it for the long haul

Feb 14th 2017, 3:30 PM 19,802 Views 74 Comments

Strike action began today at eight stores and unions say more will follow.

What on earth is Project Black? And why are Irish unions so worried about it?
# Black And Blue
# Black And Blue

What on earth is Project Black? And why are Irish unions so worried about it?

Feb 14th 2017, 12:01 AM 51,169 Views 97 Comments

Ahead of today’s projected strike in eight stores, Tesco’s controversial Project Black has the unions’ hackles up.

# industrial-action - Monday 13 February, 2017

10,000 support staff at nearly 40 hospitals to join nurses in industrial action on 7 March
# Strrrrrrrrrrike
# Strrrrrrrrrrike

10,000 support staff at nearly 40 hospitals to join nurses in industrial action on 7 March

Feb 13th 2017, 3:24 PM 9,937 Views 21 Comments

Siptu hospital support staff voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action.