ILDA to decide on strike action

The train drivers group ILDA meets today to decide whether or not to go ahead with a series of one-day strikes.

ILDA wants the ATGWU to represent eight of its members in disciplinary hearings.

Iarnrod Eireann said the Labour Court has already rejected ILDA's position.

The company has threatened to sue for loss of earnings if the group goes on strike.

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