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#Strike

# strike - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Zelenskyy says mass graves discovered in reclaimed Izyum as EU chief visits Ukraine
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Zelenskyy says mass graves discovered in reclaimed Izyum as EU chief visits Ukraine

Updated Sep 15th 2022, 10:37 PM 35,877 Views 37 Comments

A regional official said that some people were shot, while others were killed in shelling.

# strike - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Teachers’ Union of Ireland to hold industrial action ballot in September if pay not improved
# Teaching Strike
# Teaching Strike

Teachers’ Union of Ireland to hold industrial action ballot in September if pay not improved

Aug 11th 2022, 6:00 PM 13,443 Views 76 Comments

Possible industrial action would be co-ordinated with other public sector unions should such a deal not be forthcoming.

# strike - Saturday 30 July, 2022

UK train drivers’ strike ‘solidly supported’ as bitter dispute continues
# Uk Rail Strike
# Uk Rail Strike

UK train drivers’ strike ‘solidly supported’ as bitter dispute continues

Jul 30th 2022, 5:45 PM 14,727 Views 8 Comments

Thousands of drivers at seven train companies staged a 24 hour walkout.

# strike - Wednesday 6 July, 2022

Community workers strike for pay rise amid cost of living crisis
# Protest
# Protest

Community workers strike for pay rise amid cost of living crisis

Updated Jul 6th 2022, 3:55 PM 15,839 Views 15 Comments

Protests were held in Galway, Waterford and Dublin, calling for the first pay increase for care and community workers in 14 years.

# strike - Saturday 18 June, 2022

More than 50,000 UK rail workers to strike next week
# Trains
# Trains

More than 50,000 UK rail workers to strike next week

Jun 18th 2022, 1:32 PM 12,080 Views 7 Comments

The union said there had been no breakthrough in the negotiations on pay, jobs and conditions.

# strike - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Paul Murphy: The government's treatment of medical scientists on pay has been shameful
# FRONTLINE WORKERS
# FRONTLINE WORKERS

Paul Murphy: The government's treatment of medical scientists on pay has been shameful

Updated May 24th 2022, 9:50 AM 16,540 Views 14 Comments

As medical scientists’ industrial action escalates, the TD says it’s time for pay parity for these frontline workers.

# strike - Monday 23 May, 2022

Medical scientists to take two more days of industrial action this week
# Strike
# Strike

Medical scientists to take two more days of industrial action this week

May 23rd 2022, 11:34 AM 11,493 Views 2 Comments

A further three days are planned if progress isn’t made this week.

# strike - Wednesday 18 May, 2022

'We have to do this': Medical scientists seeking pay parity say strike action was their last resort
# Pay Claim
# Pay Claim

'We have to do this': Medical scientists seeking pay parity say strike action was their last resort

May 18th 2022, 2:14 PM 53,362 Views 26 Comments

One scientist told The Journal that staff feel “burnt-out” due to working mandatory overtime rosters, with many leaving the profession.

# strike - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Irish Rail workers back use of industrial action over 'downright thuggery' on trains
# Strike
# Strike

Irish Rail workers back use of industrial action over 'downright thuggery' on trains

Dec 22nd 2021, 6:51 PM 28,980 Views 20 Comments

Union members raised concerns over antisocial behaviour on trains.

# strike - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Behind-the-scenes Hollywood workers vote to authorise strike
# Film And Tv
# Film And Tv

Behind-the-scenes Hollywood workers vote to authorise strike

Oct 5th 2021, 6:51 AM 8,309 Views 0 Comments

It is the first time such action has been voted for in the organisation’s 128-year history.

# strike - Friday 23 April, 2021

ESB claims strike by Independent Workers Union is unlawful
# ESB
# ESB

ESB claims strike by Independent Workers Union is unlawful

Apr 23rd 2021, 9:22 AM 18,359 Views 16 Comments

The IWU are taking the action over a claimed lack of consultation on outsourced work to the private sector.

# strike - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government
# Strike
# Strike

Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government

Jan 30th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,119 Views 14 Comments

The hunger strike coincides with the anniversary of the death of independence leader Mahatma Gandhi.

# strike - Friday 22 January, 2021

Deliveroo drivers strike in Dublin for better working conditions
# Gig Economy
# Gig Economy

Deliveroo drivers strike in Dublin for better working conditions

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 9:44 PM 49,997 Views 92 Comments

A number of riders went offline from 6pm.

# strike - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Public health doctors accept invitation for talks with Department of Health over ongoing dispute
# Strike Action
# Strike Action

Public health doctors accept invitation for talks with Department of Health over ongoing dispute

Jan 20th 2021, 9:15 PM 8,337 Views 1 Comment

In a ballot in November, 94% of IMO’s public health doctors voted in favour of strike action.

# strike - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Taoiseach informed that Debenhams workers rejected Labour Court proposal by 91%
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Taoiseach informed that Debenhams workers rejected Labour Court proposal by 91%

Jan 14th 2021, 10:51 AM 22,213 Views 44 Comments

Workers had been “shocked” and “disappointed” at the proposal for a €3m education and training fund.

# strike - Monday 30 November, 2020

Health Minister 'disappointed' at public health doctor plans to strike for three days in January
# IMO
# IMO

Health Minister 'disappointed' at public health doctor plans to strike for three days in January

Updated Nov 30th 2020, 10:38 PM 40,397 Views 42 Comments

The IMO has expressed disappointment at “no meaningful engagement” from the Department of Health for five months.

# strike - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Uncertainties raised over protections for striking Debenhams workers
# Duffy-Cahill Report
# Duffy-Cahill Report

Uncertainties raised over protections for striking Debenhams workers

Nov 4th 2020, 3:17 PM 11,791 Views 10 Comments

Former Labour court chair Kevin Duffy and barrister Nessa Cahill appeared before the Oireachtas Committee on Enterprise and Employment.

# strike - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Poles join nationwide strike over abortion ruling
# Poland
# Poland

Poles join nationwide strike over abortion ruling

Oct 28th 2020, 9:15 AM 33,005 Views 87 Comments

The ruling would deny legal abortions to women even in cases where a child is sure to die upon birth.

# strike - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike
# Conflict
# Conflict

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike

Oct 17th 2020, 1:40 PM 15,536 Views 10 Comments

The incident marks an escalation of the countries’ conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# strike - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

School secretaries to serve notice of plans for indefinite strike from mid-November
# Forsa
# Forsa

School secretaries to serve notice of plans for indefinite strike from mid-November

Oct 7th 2020, 2:26 PM 25,248 Views 23 Comments

The move was announced by trade union Fórsa, which represents more than 1,000 school secretaries.

# strike - Monday 28 September, 2020

Ex-Debenhams workers occupy Waterford store
# Waterford
# Waterford

Ex-Debenhams workers occupy Waterford store

Sep 28th 2020, 11:35 AM 27,197 Views 51 Comments

Workers from around the country have been protesting since April in a dispute over redundancy terms.

# strike - Monday 31 August, 2020

Strike leader detained in Belarus as crackdown continues
# Protests
# Protests

Strike leader detained in Belarus as crackdown continues

Aug 31st 2020, 3:07 PM 12,471 Views 4 Comments

The arrest is part of an effort to stifle weeks of protests demanding the resignation of Alexander Lukashenko.

# strike - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Former Debenhams workers hold protest on Dublin's Henry Street
# Redundancy
# Redundancy

Former Debenhams workers hold protest on Dublin's Henry Street

Aug 8th 2020, 7:33 PM 30,912 Views 40 Comments

Around 200 people gathered on Henry Street in Dublin, outside Debenhams’ old building.

# strike - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Thousands of US workers walk out in 'Strike for Black Lives'
# Protest
# Protest

Thousands of US workers walk out in 'Strike for Black Lives'

Jul 21st 2020, 10:30 AM 24,567 Views 33 Comments

Employees from a broad range of industries briefly walked off their jobs in a call to end “systemic racism”.

# strike - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Poll: Do you support post-primary teachers going on strike next month?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support post-primary teachers going on strike next month?

Jan 18th 2020, 10:37 AM 31,223 Views 195 Comments

Members of the Teachers’ Union of Ireland will strike on Tuesday 4 February.

# strike - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

French government ready to 'compromise' as country enters day 14 of transport strike
# Pension Standoff
# Pension Standoff

French government ready to 'compromise' as country enters day 14 of transport strike

Dec 18th 2019, 9:41 PM 8,283 Views 13 Comments

The government is struggling to win over support for its points-based pension system.

# strike - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

'Enough is enough': 94% of IMO consultants and doctors vote for industrial action
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

'Enough is enough': 94% of IMO consultants and doctors vote for industrial action

Dec 17th 2019, 9:04 PM 12,528 Views 31 Comments

The IMO said its key demand is an end to the “unjustifiable pay inequality” faced by consultants.

# strike - Monday 9 December, 2019

Siptu and Unite members in Virgin Media vote to take industrial action
# Redundancy
# Redundancy

Siptu and Unite members in Virgin Media vote to take industrial action

Dec 9th 2019, 4:33 PM 10,772 Views 24 Comments

Virgin Media said it has not received any notification from the unions.

# strike - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Truckers block roads as French strikes over pension plans cause travel chaos
# Nationwide Action
# Nationwide Action

Truckers block roads as French strikes over pension plans cause travel chaos

Dec 7th 2019, 12:24 PM 9,526 Views 23 Comments

Another nationwide strike is planned for Tuesday.

# strike - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Some Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights out of Ireland cancelled due to national strike in France tomorrow
# Strike
# Strike

Some Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights out of Ireland cancelled due to national strike in France tomorrow

Dec 4th 2019, 1:36 PM 21,173 Views 7 Comments

Ryanair and Aer Lingus today announced that the strike will see a number of its services cancelled.

# strike - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Strikes over pay and conditions to hit a number of third-level institutions
# University Pay
# University Pay

Strikes over pay and conditions to hit a number of third-level institutions

Dec 1st 2019, 6:30 AM 10,536 Views 3 Comments

Lecturers in Irish third levels to picket in February, while those in Northern Ireland are in the middle of an eight-day dispute.

# strike - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Unite members in Virgin Media unanimously decide to ballot for industrial action
# Virgin Media
# Virgin Media

Unite members in Virgin Media unanimously decide to ballot for industrial action

Nov 14th 2019, 1:23 PM 12,875 Views 14 Comments

It was reported in recent weeks that the company may cut up to 65 jobs in the next month.

# strike - Monday 11 November, 2019

Siptu members in GoSafe suspend industrial action at request of WRC
# Speed Cameras
# Speed Cameras

Siptu members in GoSafe suspend industrial action at request of WRC

Nov 11th 2019, 5:48 PM 6,997 Views 10 Comments

The dispute centres on pay, working conditions and union recognition.

# strike - Friday 1 November, 2019

Speed camera operators plan further strike action after rejecting pay proposals
# GoSafe
# GoSafe

Speed camera operators plan further strike action after rejecting pay proposals

Nov 1st 2019, 6:22 PM 10,231 Views 42 Comments

Trade union Siptu said its members employed by GoSafe are planning further industrial action on 7 November.

# strike - Friday 25 October, 2019

Disruption to be 'minimised' ahead of GoSafe strike this weekend
# Speed Cameras
# Speed Cameras

Disruption to be 'minimised' ahead of GoSafe strike this weekend

Oct 25th 2019, 8:15 AM 11,869 Views 28 Comments

The strike by some GoSafe workers will begin tomorrow morning.

# strike - Friday 18 October, 2019

Pilots union seeks High Court order preventing Ryanair from progressing legal action
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Pilots union seeks High Court order preventing Ryanair from progressing legal action

Oct 18th 2019, 5:49 PM 8,390 Views 0 Comments

Ryanair brought proceedings against the union over a planned 48-hour strike last August.

# strike - Friday 11 October, 2019

Second level teachers have voted for industrial action over 'pay discrimination'
# Teacher Strike
# Teacher Strike

Second level teachers have voted for industrial action over 'pay discrimination'

Oct 11th 2019, 4:10 PM 16,501 Views 184 Comments

Schools could be affected by teachers’ strike if Government doesn’t take action on two-tier pay.

# strike - Thursday 19 September, 2019

'I won't sign on, it's demeaning': School secretaries will strike tomorrow over pay
# Equal Pay For Equal Work
# Equal Pay For Equal Work

'I won't sign on, it's demeaning': School secretaries will strike tomorrow over pay

Sep 19th 2019, 6:15 AM 17,790 Views 43 Comments

A school secretary could be paid as little as €12,500 a year, with no holiday pay, sick leave or pension entitlements.

# strike - Friday 13 September, 2019

Paris facing biggest strike in over a decade as metro workers walk out over pension dispute
# Metro
# Metro

Paris facing biggest strike in over a decade as metro workers walk out over pension dispute

Sep 13th 2019, 12:00 PM 11,195 Views 17 Comments

The city has come to a standstill in parts with cars sitting bumper to bumper and cycle lanes lined with commuters.

# strike - Monday 9 September, 2019

Several Irish flights affected after British Airways cancels UK services over pilot pay dispute
# Grounded
# Grounded

Several Irish flights affected after British Airways cancels UK services over pilot pay dispute

Sep 9th 2019, 7:41 AM 12,490 Views 2 Comments

The carrier is currently locked in a pay dispute with its 4,300 pilots.

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