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# nasra - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Ambulance staff announce three more days of strike action

The dispute centres on a row over trade union membership.

# nasra - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

500 ambulance staff have gone on strike today in a row over union recognition

Contingency plans during the strike include the deployment of defence forces ambulances.

# nasra - Monday 9 July, 2018

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.

# nasra - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Paramedics say new lunch arrangements 'show no regard for them'

“These rules would not be tolerated in any other section of the workforce.”

# nasra - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Paramedics at one of Dublin's busiest hospitals say they're not being sent out on calls

Members of ambulance union NASRA are opposed to a change in roster.

# nasra - Monday 9 June, 2014

"Impossible response times" being demanded from paramedics

NASRA made the comments after figures showed that ambulances spent 8,000 hours parked outside hospitals in April.

# nasra - Monday 10 February, 2014

'Serious concerns' about risks for HSE paramedics sent to incidents alone

Figures provided to show there were almost 3,500 instances of this in a six month period.

# nasra - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Targets for ambulance response times 'impossible' to meet

Cutbacks in the number of personnel and vehicles have caused ‘serious delays’, according to the The National Ambulance Service Representative Association