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#Industrial Action

# industrial-action - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Health Minister: 'I don't believe the threat of industrial action helps anyone'
# Trouble Ahead
# Trouble Ahead

Health Minister: 'I don't believe the threat of industrial action helps anyone'

Dec 28th 2016, 2:07 PM 8,212 Views 25 Comments

Siptu has announced a ballot of more than 25,000 support staff.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Irish homecomings back on track as UK baggage handlers call off Christmas strike
# Christmas Miracle
# Christmas Miracle

Irish homecomings back on track as UK baggage handlers call off Christmas strike

Dec 20th 2016, 10:35 PM 7,314 Views 6 Comments

Other strikes at British Airways are still scheduled for Christmas Day – but the airline has promised a full flying schedule.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

PTSB employees vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action
# Unite
# Unite

PTSB employees vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action

Dec 13th 2016, 7:32 PM 13,035 Views 52 Comments

Unite trade union members at the bank have rejected a Labour Court pay recommendation.

# industrial-action - 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 12,579 Views 34 Comments

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

# industrial-action - Monday 5 December, 2016

It's a yes: Rank-and-file gardaí have voted to accept the pay deal
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

It's a yes: Rank-and-file gardaí have voted to accept the pay deal

Dec 5th 2016, 4:40 PM 12,516 Views 47 Comments

Three-quarters of GRA gardaí have voted to accept the Labour Court’s recommendations on pay and conditions.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

After late night talks, a possible breakthrough at the ASTI teacher dispute
# Midnight Oil
# Midnight Oil

After late night talks, a possible breakthrough at the ASTI teacher dispute

Nov 29th 2016, 11:37 AM 15,265 Views 45 Comments

It’s three weeks since the current talks process began.

# industrial-action - Thursday 17 November, 2016

SIPTU has authorised its 60,000 members to ballot on industrial and strike action
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

SIPTU has authorised its 60,000 members to ballot on industrial and strike action

Nov 17th 2016, 5:25 PM 16,220 Views 71 Comments

The president of SIPTU said it was “honouring its commitment” to its members.

CSO graph captures Irish industrial relations' year of discontent
# Public Sector Pay
# Public Sector Pay

CSO graph captures Irish industrial relations' year of discontent

Nov 17th 2016, 1:17 PM 7,599 Views 17 Comments

A total of 14,220 days were lost due to industrial disputes from July to September.

# industrial-action - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Opinion: How can the government prevent further strikes?
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Opinion: How can the government prevent further strikes?

Nov 12th 2016, 7:00 AM 3,438 Views 18 Comments

The next few months look bleak for industrial relations in the public sector, writes Dr Michelle O’Sullivan.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Government says it 'can only spend each euro once' as nurses to ballot for industrial action
# Public Sector Pay
# Public Sector Pay

Government says it 'can only spend each euro once' as nurses to ballot for industrial action

Nov 8th 2016, 7:45 PM 17,531 Views 124 Comments

Members reported extreme anger from nurses and midwives in the front line which sparked an appetite for industrial action.

# industrial-action - Friday 4 November, 2016

Garda strike: Here's the deal that's being offered to gardaí
# Garda Strikes
# Garda Strikes

Garda strike: Here's the deal that's being offered to gardaí

Nov 4th 2016, 9:19 AM 41,195 Views 106 Comments

New pay deal is on the table this morning as the GRA take out ads showing the plight of its members.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Opinion: Ireland has no real plan to deal with the law and order vacuum we're facing on Friday
# Garda Strike
# Garda Strike

Opinion: Ireland has no real plan to deal with the law and order vacuum we're facing on Friday

Nov 2nd 2016, 6:20 AM 191 Views 69 Comments

The garda strike poses risks to ordinary citizens and businesses, as well as to Ireland’s reputation, writes Tom Clonan.

# industrial-action - Sunday 30 October, 2016

'We don't need gardaí to go on strike for us to realise how special they are'
# Strikes
# Strikes

'We don't need gardaí to go on strike for us to realise how special they are'

Oct 30th 2016, 2:57 PM 17,086 Views 75 Comments

Paschal Donohoe said today that his department has put in place a “substantial arrangement and package” for gardaí.

# industrial-action - Friday 28 October, 2016

Getting there? Mid-ranking gardaí to join with GRA and Government in using state negotiators
# Workplace Relations
# Workplace Relations

Getting there? Mid-ranking gardaí to join with GRA and Government in using state negotiators

Oct 28th 2016, 10:56 PM 26,986 Views 92 Comments

12,500 gardaí are set to strike next Friday unless a solution can be found to the ongoing dispute.

# industrial-action - Thursday 27 October, 2016

ASTI is "a long way away" from temporarily suspending teachers strike
# A Lot More To Do
# A Lot More To Do

ASTI is "a long way away" from temporarily suspending teachers strike

Oct 27th 2016, 8:00 PM 48,800 Views 334 Comments

Today marked the first day of strike action for teachers across the country, with over 500 schools closed.

Over 500 schools to close today kicking off a season of strikes
# Winter Of Discontent
# Winter Of Discontent

Over 500 schools to close today kicking off a season of strikes

Oct 27th 2016, 6:30 AM 17,811 Views 163 Comments

Teachers are not the only group set to strike over the coming weeks.

# industrial-action - Saturday 22 October, 2016

'The solidarity was magnificent': The 1961 revolt that finally gave gardaí a voice
# Macushla Revolt
# Macushla Revolt

'The solidarity was magnificent': The 1961 revolt that finally gave gardaí a voice

Oct 22nd 2016, 8:30 PM 13,488 Views 36 Comments

Known as the Macushla Revolt, a meeting to protest an unfair pay deal led to the dismissal of 11 gardaí.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Poll: Who do you think is responsible for the wave of strikes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you think is responsible for the wave of strikes?

Oct 18th 2016, 9:07 AM 22,757 Views 69 Comments

What do you think?

# industrial-action - Monday 17 October, 2016

Sergeants to discuss strike action at special meeting today
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Sergeants to discuss strike action at special meeting today

Oct 17th 2016, 6:00 AM 4,918 Views 1 Comment

Earlier this month, members of the AGSI officially lodged a 16.5% pay restoration claim.

# industrial-action - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Secondary schools face closures as teachers vote for strike action
# Strike
# Strike

Secondary schools face closures as teachers vote for strike action

Oct 13th 2016, 3:51 PM 16,691 Views 63 Comments

ASTI members voted overwhelmingly in favour of an industrial action.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Rank-and-file gardaí to withdraw labour on four dates in November
# Strike Action
# Strike Action

Rank-and-file gardaí to withdraw labour on four dates in November

Sep 28th 2016, 7:30 PM 90,857 Views 283 Comments

The proposed dates for the strike are November 4, 11, 18 and 25.

# industrial-action - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Surge for taxis as Dublin Bus enters strike during the weekend
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Surge for taxis as Dublin Bus enters strike during the weekend

Sep 24th 2016, 6:10 AM 13,271 Views 34 Comments

Retailers are concerned about the impact the strike will have during the busiest shopping day of the week.

# industrial-action - Friday 23 September, 2016

Dublin Bus says strikes "will have a catastrophic impact" on company's finances
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Dublin Bus says strikes "will have a catastrophic impact" on company's finances

Sep 23rd 2016, 6:00 AM 11,132 Views 114 Comments

The company said the current stoppage will cost €2m.

# industrial-action - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Poll: Do you support Dublin Bus workers in their continuing strike action?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support Dublin Bus workers in their continuing strike action?

Sep 15th 2016, 10:35 PM 48,120 Views 172 Comments

A further 13 days of strike action were announced today – do you support workers?

# industrial-action - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Free Culture Night buses around Dublin city won't run because of strike action
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Free Culture Night buses around Dublin city won't run because of strike action

Sep 13th 2016, 6:07 AM 15,919 Views 17 Comments

Dublin Bus has a long association with the arts event, and is described as its Transport Partner.

# industrial-action - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Bus unions may consider ramping up strike action
# Fresh Talks
# Fresh Talks

Bus unions may consider ramping up strike action

Sep 8th 2016, 7:00 PM 14,524 Views 32 Comments

A union official said that if workers on the picket say they want to escalate action,he will bring to talks next week.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

FactCheck: Does this Dublin Bus drivers' leaflet stand up to scrutiny?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Does this Dublin Bus drivers' leaflet stand up to scrutiny?

Sep 7th 2016, 9:23 PM 57,969 Views 105 Comments

We got out the red pen on a leaflet circulated by Dublin Bus driver unions ahead of tomorrow’s strike action.

The Garda union is asking members whether or not they want to strike over pay
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

The Garda union is asking members whether or not they want to strike over pay

Sep 7th 2016, 7:49 AM 8,156 Views 37 Comments

Gardaí are currently subject to a freeze in pay increments as a result of having rejected the Lansdowne Road Agreement.

# industrial-action - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'We're prepared to strike': Union to ballot secondary school teachers for industrial action
# Teachers
# Teachers

'We're prepared to strike': Union to ballot secondary school teachers for industrial action

Sep 3rd 2016, 5:41 PM 14,372 Views 78 Comments

Teachers will be asked about industrial action and will also vote on whether they want to withdraw from supervision duties.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Dublin Bus drivers to strike for six days in September
# Travel Dirsuption
# Travel Dirsuption

Dublin Bus drivers to strike for six days in September

Aug 30th 2016, 9:58 AM 85,681 Views 144 Comments

The first strike days will be 8 and 9 September.

# industrial-action - Monday 29 August, 2016

A fire is blazing on the roof of Oberstown's youth detention centre
# Oberstown
# Oberstown

A fire is blazing on the roof of Oberstown's youth detention centre

Aug 29th 2016, 9:40 PM 47,010 Views 116 Comments

Five units of the Dublin Fire Brigade are at the scene to try and contain the blaze.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Talks on restoring pay allowances for teachers to conclude next month
# Teachers
# Teachers

Talks on restoring pay allowances for teachers to conclude next month

Aug 24th 2016, 1:37 PM 15,142 Views 74 Comments

The Teachers Union of Ireland (TUI) had threatened industrial action over pay allowances

# industrial-action - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Strike action by Dublin Bus 'inevitable' says union boss
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Strike action by Dublin Bus 'inevitable' says union boss

Aug 10th 2016, 8:16 AM 9,375 Views 49 Comments

The NBRU general secretary, Dermot O’Leary is looking for parity of pay between Dublin Bus drivers and Luas drivers.

# industrial-action - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Factcheck: Is it illegal for gardaí to go on strike?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Factcheck: Is it illegal for gardaí to go on strike?

Aug 7th 2016, 9:00 PM 30,154 Views 59 Comments

The word ‘strike’ has been bandied about recently as gardaí demand pay restoration – could they actually do it?

# industrial-action - Saturday 6 August, 2016

A 'no fares day' strike might be on the cards, but it's happened before
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

A 'no fares day' strike might be on the cards, but it's happened before

Aug 6th 2016, 7:00 AM 10,881 Views 47 Comments

Back in 2004, for one day.

# industrial-action - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Tallaght's psychiatric nurses 'exhausted and frustrated' by staff shortages
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Tallaght's psychiatric nurses 'exhausted and frustrated' by staff shortages

Jul 3rd 2016, 7:00 AM 10,331 Views 14 Comments

The Psychiatric Nurses Association will meet tomorrow to discuss their next move after commencing industrial action on Wednesday.

# industrial-action - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Michael O'Leary on Luas drivers - "I'd sack the lot of them"
# Not Holding Back
# Not Holding Back

Michael O'Leary on Luas drivers - "I'd sack the lot of them"

Jun 2nd 2016, 10:59 PM 43,752 Views 156 Comments

The Ryanair CEO wasn’t mincing his words today.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Staff unable to serve breakfast as normal due to Oberstown industrial action
# Child Detention
# Child Detention

Staff unable to serve breakfast as normal due to Oberstown industrial action

May 31st 2016, 12:48 PM 11,400 Views 29 Comments

Members of Siptu and Impact are taking the action today.

# industrial-action - Monday 30 May, 2016

The Labour Court has recommended an 18.3% pay increase for Luas drivers
# Pay Hike
# Pay Hike

The Labour Court has recommended an 18.3% pay increase for Luas drivers

May 30th 2016, 10:01 PM 37,350 Views 150 Comments

Union Siptu now says that it will put the recommended increase to its members.

# industrial-action - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts

May 29th 2016, 8:00 AM 15,429 Views 75 Comments

2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.