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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Industrial Action

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# action
Workers at five mid-west hospitals are refusing to cooperate with their manager
It’s part of a dispute over the manager’s pay.
# Construction
Unions protest over claims of 'continued abuse of builders' by Dept of Education
The union claims that workers are being ‘forced’ to work as self-employed, “despite the fact that they are clearly employees.”
# Off Track
Strike action a step closer as Irish rail workers say 'No' to pay cuts
The company say they are in a “critical financial situation”.
# pay deals
Thousands will strike across Northern Ireland today
Local Government colleagues across England and Wales will join them.
# Impact
South Dublin County Council strike called off after LRC talks
Industrial action centred on staff pay cuts at the local authority.
# choo choo flu
Irish Rail staff could strike over proposed pay cuts
Members of the National Bus and Railworkers’ Union are waiting to see if Irish Rail will proceed with proposed pay cuts.
# roadstone woods ltd
Increased bonuses on the table as union halts quarry strike
A strike at Roadstone plants had been taking place since the middle of last month.
# Industrial Action
Greyhound insists striking staff should get back to work
The strike, which began at 6am, centres on a proposed pay cut and cuts to allowances.
# council of europe
Decision to allow gardaí strike would raise "serious" issues for Ireland
The Council of Europe found that Ireland was not in compliance with a number of articles within the European Social Charter.
# Impact
Hospital workers ballot in support of industrial ballot, but might not affect services
The action involves five hospitals in the Limerick group.
# Industrial Action
SIPTU serves strike notice on Greyhound, days after unofficial strike
Collection crews undertook the unofficial industrial action on Tuesday.
# Emergency
Strike looms in ambulance service over unsuitable posts
SIPTU members will be balloted on action over the HSE’s failure to implement Labour Court recommendations on staff redeployment.
Strikes begin at Roadstone quarries over "major" pay cuts
Siptu members at 20 quarries began strike action earlier today.
# Labour Court
Aer Lingus cabin crew strikes called off
One of the unions involved in Labour Court talks said today that progress had been made and so the two strike days have been deferred.
# Leo Varadkar
Further strike action at Aer Lingus a "matter of grave concern"
Impact staff at the airline are to issue management with notice of two further one-day strikes.
# striiikkkkeeee
National Gallery closed today as staff go on strike
The dispute is based upon leave arrangements and the cutting of some payments to staff.
# Going nowhere
Irish Rail workers vote for industrial action but don't want to strike
SIPTU said industrial action will only happen if changes to pay and conditions are implemented without agreement.
# strrrrrrrrrrrrrrrike
National Gallery to close on Thursday as staff go on strike
Room attendants at the gallery are holding a one-day strike over a disagreement about pay and leave.
# Trade Union
Mandate writes to Dunnes Stores owners over worker issues
The trade union says the company didn’t reply to a recent letter it sent it.
Strike at donkey sanctuary could 'risk' its ability to help animals in future
Siptu claims that the company is in “no financial difficulty” due to government funding, but is still implementing funding.
# strrrrrrrrrrike
Aer Lingus cabin crew are going on strike at the start of the June bank holiday weekend
The work stoppage will take place on Friday 30 May.
# Nonsense
Varadkar: I am pretty sick of Aer Lingus workers threatening to go on strike
Workers at Aer Lingus have said that strike action is “very likely” amid a row over “onerous” working hours placed on cabin crews.
# donkey sanctuary
Workers at donkey sanctuary ballot for industrial action
The workers have been told they will be made redundant on 31 May.
# Turfed Out
Bord na Móna accused of "locking out" eight staff members
The company says that the staff were suspended for refusing to engage with relocation plans.
# Put the brakes on
Driving tests delayed because of industrial action
The action will affect anyone who has a test booked for next Wednesday afternoon.
SIPTU bosses vote to support future industrial action at Dublin airport
The union’s National Executive Council also voted to fight any further legal action.
# strrrrrike
Ryanair flights cancelled over air traffic controllers strike tomorrow
Air traffic controllers in France are taking industrial action tomorrow, which will hit some flights in and out of Ireland.
# Courts
Judge will decide today if airport strikes can go ahead
Unions are planning a four-hour stoppage at the country’s airports on Friday – and the DAA and Ryanair want to stop them.
# phonewatch
Staff at burglar alarm company vote for industrial action
Staff at Phonewatch voted overwhelmingly in support of the action over a pay dispute with the company.
# Called Off
Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA
General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.
# Strike
Dublin clampers vote in favour of industrial action over pay dispute
Dublin Street Parking Services voted in a secret ballot this afternoon on possible strike action.
# on stike?
Dublin clampers to vote on strike action, say no agreement made on clamp targets
Dublin City Council has reportedly set a target of 60,000 vehicles clamped a year.
# grounded
DAA and Ryanair launch court action to stop strike at Irish airports
Dublin Airport Authority says the strike planned for next week is unlawful.
# Strike
Union agrees to co-operate with Aer Lingus pensions investigation
However, Siptu said the planned St Patrick’s weekend strike has not been called off.
# Pensions
Work stoppages to take place at Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports
The union said this was due to the “refusal” of the companies to engage in meaningful talks over a pension dispute.
# Industrial Action
Shannon Aerospace staff to hold work stoppage over pensions
SIPTU members are to hold a four-hour work stoppage on 4 March.
# mandate for action
SIPTU members at Dublin and Cork airports in massive vote for strike action
The margin of the DAA vote was 94 per cent in favour of industrial action.
# sparks flying
6,500 electricians to strike in two weeks over pay rates
Some 94 per cent of TEEU members voted in favour of industrial action and notice was served on employers today.
Staff to strike again at Tyndall Institute over pay
SIPTU says it is available for talks with the Tyndall Institute and UCC over the issues.
# Occupy Limerick
"We're being made fools of" - Limerick staff sit-in enters 17th day
Staff are angry that entitlements have not been paid, despite a promise that they would.