Train drivers to vote on industrial action

Train drivers to vote on industrial action

Train drivers are to vote on industrial action today, after talks broke down at the Labour Relations Commission last week.

The proposed action would include stoppages on Dart and commuter services as well as national rail services.

Drivers say that the refusal of Irish Rail officials to negotiate on past productivity has led to them seeking a mandate for action.

Iarnród Éireann has described the news of the ballot for industrial action as "very disappointing".


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