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#Industrial Action

# 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 14,410 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 85,913 Views 148 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 47,038 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 15,152 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 9,445 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 30,262 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 10,941 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 10,345 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 43,861 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 11,415 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 37,420 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 15,449 Views 75 Comments

2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off
# Mandate
# Mandate

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off

May 25th 2016, 5:02 PM 15,758 Views 27 Comments

It was deferred following intervention by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# industrial-action - Monday 16 May, 2016

Staff at juvenile detention centre to take industrial action over violence
# Enough
# Enough

Staff at juvenile detention centre to take industrial action over violence

May 16th 2016, 1:56 PM 11,350 Views 47 Comments

There were 100 violent incidents at Oberstown last year.

# industrial-action - Friday 15 April, 2016

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action
# Every Worker Counts
# Every Worker Counts

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action

Apr 15th 2016, 9:44 PM 15,800 Views 54 Comments

The row centres on a two-tiered contract system.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Poll: Would you support garda industrial action over pay?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support garda industrial action over pay?

Apr 12th 2016, 8:24 AM 41,028 Views 134 Comments

The possibility of a work to rule has been raised at the AGSI annual conference.

Gardaí say crime in Stepaside is up and it's time to reopen the station
# Communities
# Communities

Gardaí say crime in Stepaside is up and it's time to reopen the station

Apr 12th 2016, 6:01 AM 14,745 Views 33 Comments

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has also revealed the results of a survey which found 93% support a work-to-rule.

# industrial-action - Monday 11 April, 2016

Tesco staff have voted to take industrial action
# Down The Aisle
# Down The Aisle

Tesco staff have voted to take industrial action

Apr 11th 2016, 5:50 PM 25,983 Views 58 Comments

The actions will affect some stores and many in-store butchers.

# industrial-action - Monday 4 April, 2016

An overwhelming number of people don't support the striking Luas workers
# Little Sympathy
# Little Sympathy

An overwhelming number of people don't support the striking Luas workers

Apr 4th 2016, 11:30 PM 33,238 Views 93 Comments

A new poll finds strong opposition to the industrial action by Luas workers over pay.

# industrial-action - Monday 28 March, 2016

Unequal pay is driving graduates away from teaching, says union
# Blackboard Jungle
# Blackboard Jungle

Unequal pay is driving graduates away from teaching, says union

Mar 28th 2016, 2:25 PM 18,334 Views 48 Comments

The TUI has today called for an end to unequal salaries for teachers.

# industrial-action - Saturday 26 March, 2016

FactCheck: Are Luas drivers really paid more than junior doctors?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Are Luas drivers really paid more than junior doctors?

Mar 26th 2016, 8:40 AM 153,393 Views 229 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck is back. And we’re stepping into the country’s biggest argument at the moment.

# industrial-action - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Poll: Do you sympathise with the pay demands of the Luas and Irish Rail workers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you sympathise with the pay demands of the Luas and Irish Rail workers?

Mar 19th 2016, 9:27 AM 38,873 Views 121 Comments

Workers at Irish Rail have followed their Luas compatriots’ lead in demanding hikes in pay of up to 25%.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Primary school teachers haven't had promotions for eight years
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Primary school teachers haven't had promotions for eight years

Mar 8th 2016, 8:49 PM 36,434 Views 114 Comments

Members of the INTO have voted in favour of industrial action.

# industrial-action - Friday 4 March, 2016

Cadbury workers suspend strike after agreement to take outsourcing "off the table"
# Coolock
# Coolock

Cadbury workers suspend strike after agreement to take outsourcing "off the table"

Mar 4th 2016, 11:43 PM 16,104 Views 39 Comments

The strike began early yesterday morning.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

999 call centre company insists it will be business as usual tomorrow, despite workers' strike
# Navan
# Navan

999 call centre company insists it will be business as usual tomorrow, despite workers' strike

Feb 24th 2016, 8:52 PM 22,930 Views 45 Comments

Workers at the BT / Conduit’s Navan call-centre are to go on strike for 12 hours tomorrow.

# industrial-action - Monday 15 February, 2016

Luas workers to strike on St Patrick's Day
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Luas workers to strike on St Patrick's Day

Feb 15th 2016, 4:31 PM 22,879 Views 159 Comments

Services were stopped for 48 hours earlier this week.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

999 workers vote in favour of industrial action in row over pay and 'length of toilet breaks'
# Contingency Plan
# Contingency Plan

999 workers vote in favour of industrial action in row over pay and 'length of toilet breaks'

Feb 9th 2016, 10:19 PM 18,800 Views 71 Comments

The company charged with running 999 call centres, Conduit Global, says it has improved working conditions for staff.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Lecturers at the country's institutes of technology are going on strike
# Striiiiike
# Striiiiike

Lecturers at the country's institutes of technology are going on strike

Jan 12th 2016, 12:29 PM 16,162 Views 25 Comments

The strike day will take place next month.

Thursday's strike action by nurses has been called off
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Thursday's strike action by nurses has been called off

Jan 12th 2016, 7:15 AM 15,920 Views 28 Comments

Nurses in emergency departments will now be balloted on revised proposals.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Hospital staff to vote on strike action over car parking charges
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Hospital staff to vote on strike action over car parking charges

Jan 6th 2016, 8:51 AM 19,460 Views 104 Comments

Siptu is to ballot its members at St James’s Hospital over new staff parking fees.

# industrial-action - Monday 14 December, 2015

Nurses strike called off as last-minute talks lead to new staffing proposals
# INMO
# INMO

Nurses strike called off as last-minute talks lead to new staffing proposals

Dec 14th 2015, 11:27 PM 11,249 Views 90 Comments

INMO members will be balloted on a new set of proposals.

# industrial-action - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Overcrowding crisis: 'Extremely concerned' nurses say the Mater should go off-call
# 45 Trolleys
# 45 Trolleys

Overcrowding crisis: 'Extremely concerned' nurses say the Mater should go off-call

Nov 26th 2015, 1:04 PM 15,577 Views 43 Comments

45 patients were waiting on trolleys in the A&E this morning, according to the nursing union the INMO.

# industrial-action - Friday 20 November, 2015

Another Irish Water row: Workers may go on strike over job cuts
# Pulling The Plug
# Pulling The Plug

Another Irish Water row: Workers may go on strike over job cuts

Nov 20th 2015, 3:18 PM 15,198 Views 76 Comments

Workers are concerned about the planned reduction of frontline staff numbers.

# industrial-action - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Teachers to be balloted for industrial action over pay, working conditions
# Strike
# Strike

Teachers to be balloted for industrial action over pay, working conditions

Nov 18th 2015, 3:30 PM 12,058 Views 95 Comments

The TUI said fresh pay restoration legislation ignores its members’ rejection of the Lansdowne Road Agreement.

# industrial-action - Friday 6 November, 2015

People had very mixed feelings about the rail strike being called off
# Business As Usual
# Business As Usual

People had very mixed feelings about the rail strike being called off

Nov 6th 2015, 9:13 AM 24,434 Views 79 Comments

Trains ran as normal – just with fewer people on them…

# industrial-action - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Talks back on with less than 48 hours to stop the rail strike
# Midnight Oil
# Midnight Oil

Talks back on with less than 48 hours to stop the rail strike

Oct 21st 2015, 6:39 PM 20,631 Views 38 Comments

Planning a journey this Friday?

# industrial-action - Monday 5 October, 2015

Another train strike on the cards as Irish Rail unions vote for industrial action
# Pay Dispute
# Pay Dispute

Another train strike on the cards as Irish Rail unions vote for industrial action

Oct 5th 2015, 3:47 PM 13,240 Views 58 Comments

The two unions will meet on Thursday to decide what form the action will take.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

"A high-stakes game of poker" - Dunnes Stores in Gorey will re-open tomorrow...
# Gorey
# Gorey

"A high-stakes game of poker" - Dunnes Stores in Gorey will re-open tomorrow...

May 26th 2015, 4:56 PM 17,446 Views 25 Comments

The store had shut suddenly in recent days over a dispute between the retailer and the shopping centre in which the store is based.

# industrial-action - Monday 11 May, 2015

The Dunnes Stores strike hasn't stopped people shopping there
# Picket
# Picket

The Dunnes Stores strike hasn't stopped people shopping there

May 11th 2015, 2:21 PM 16,843 Views 90 Comments

Sales have dipped recently, but they dipped more last year.

# industrial-action - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Germany has no cash and no trains
# No Trains Go
# No Trains Go

Germany has no cash and no trains

May 5th 2015, 5:37 PM 27,908 Views 37 Comments

Industrial action is causing headaches for the German public.