Wed, 08 Jul, 2020
The public sector healthcare workers will be striking over a phased basis
Fri, 21 Feb, 2020
Homecare, dementia and Alzheimer's services are among the sectors involved.
Hundreds of community workers have marched to the Department of Finance this afternoon over pay and pensions.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020
Hundreds of schools nationwide are to remain shut today as almost 20,000 educators strike over what they describe as an ongoing failure to eliminate pay discrimination within the teaching profession.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
Thousands of teachers and lecturers have vowed to ramp up their campaign of industrial action in a bid to end “pay discrimination”, warning there will be no ‘honeymoon period’ for the next government.
SIPTU have said members of the National Ambulance Service (NAS) are planning a national mobilising campaign to win respect and recognition for all ambulance professionals this year.
Wed, 01 Jan, 2020
The Irish Medical Organisation has warned it may ballot for industrial action.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
The escalation comes as part of the unions ongoing dispute with the company over staff working conditions and union recognition.
Wed, 16 Oct, 2019
School secretaries have secured a breakthrough in their industrial action against the department of education.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
Up to 35 staff who work for a speed-camera operator have voted to go on strike.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
Strikes and service withdrawals are expected to be threatened by transport workers in response to antisocial behaviour and jobs fears in the coming weeks and months.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
The workers voted overwhelmingly for industrial action over health and safety issues, working practices, pay and claims that the company breached a recognition agreement.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
Industrial action by psychiatric nurses will have “a very significant impact” on vulnerable patients across the country, the HSE has warned.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
A full hearing of the Labour Court to try to resolve the health workers row is underway.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
Latest: Three days of strikes by 10,000 health workers next week have been deferred at the request of the Labour Court.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
Members of Ireland's construction industry unions are protesting this morning against bogus self-employment.
Talks aimed at ending the health support dispute will get underway at the Workplace Relations Commission tomorrow.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
There was no rest for Joan Costelloe, a cook employed at University Hospital, who awoke before dawn to prepare “special meals”, for patients unable to eat or swallow hard food.
Talks between Siptu and the Department of Public Expenditure at the Workplace Relations Commission have been adjourned until Monday.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019
Talks between SIPTU, the HSE, and the Department of Public Expenditure are due to take place tomorrow ahead of planned industrial action by health support staff.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
A 24-hour long strike is to be held by more than 500 ambulance personnel nationwide on Friday in an ongoing row over union recognition.
Sun, 26 May, 2019
SIPTU members backed the move by 94%.
Fri, 17 May, 2019
Five days of strike action by Community Employment supervisors will take place next month.
Tue, 16 Apr, 2019
The ambulance personnel branch of the Psychiatric Nurses Association is striking for a second consecutive day today.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Over 4,000 were lost to strikes during 2018.
Mon, 25 Feb, 2019
More than 500 ambulance service personnel belonging to the Psychiatric Nurses Association (PNA) will be on strike again today as the dispute over trade union representation rights intensifies.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019
It is not too hard to imagine that disagreements over Brexit ruined many Christmas gatherings in Britain.
Tue, 15 Jan, 2019
The health service faces severe disruption in the new year after nurses voted overwhelmingly for strike action in a dispute over pay and staff shortages.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2018
Tesco says its Sligo store will remain open during a strike by workers there tomorrow.
Thu, 13 Dec, 2018
Workers have gone on strike at Tesco in Sligo today, in what could be the start of a nationwide action.
Thu, 06 Dec, 2018
Ryanair pilots’ strikes may be off the table in Ireland for now, but further disruption to the public cannot be ruled out unless a new mediation process can find a resolution to the dispute.
Sat, 11 Aug, 2018
Section 39 workers are demanding pay restoration in line with other health sector employees.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2018
Ryanair pilots in the Netherlands are to strike for 24-hours this Friday.
Wed, 08 Aug, 2018
Aer Lingus owner International Airlines Group (IAG) has warned that strikes in France are posing a challenge to its operations.
Fri, 03 Aug, 2018
Ryanair has apologised to thousands of passengers who will be affected by a fifth strike by Irish-based pilots.
Thu, 02 Aug, 2018
Ryanair passengers are facing even more disruption after pilots in Belgium announced that thye will hold a strike on August 10.
Wed, 01 Aug, 2018
The boss of the International Airlines Group, which owns Aer Lingus and British Airways, says he is "optimistic" over a legal challenge to the European Commission to end crippling strikes in France.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
Two groups of healthcare workers announced strike action today in separate protests against the HSE.
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018
Ryanair pilots to strike on Friday, August 3, ahead of the bank holiday weekend.
Ryanair will today announce details of a further 16 flights which are to be cancelled next Tuesday due to a third 24-hour strike by a number of its pilots here.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
Archaeologists have announced further strike action following last week's 24-hour strike at the N22 Macroom Bypass scheme.
Wed, 11 Jul, 2018
In Arklow, TK Maxx workers represented by the Mandate trade union are on strike today.
Sat, 07 Jul, 2018
Passengers are facing travel chaos for a third consecutive weekend as a number of flights are cancelled.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
More than 200 Lloyds Pharmacy employees are set to go on a second strike tomorrow over pay and conditions.
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018
Unions and management at Bus Éireann are meeting today exactly a year after they signed a deal at the Labour Court to end strike action by drivers.
Thu, 24 May, 2018
Workers at five UK McDonald's restaurants have walked out on strike in a dispute over pay and union recognition.
Tue, 01 May, 2018
Rail traffic across France and Air France flights are being disrupted by more strikes despite the insistence of President Emmanuel Macron that protest action will not prevent him from reforming the economy.
Wed, 18 Apr, 2018
Irish-based Ryanair pilots to strike on December 20.
Tue, 12 Dec, 2017
World cups fans heading to Ireland's World Cup play-off game against Denmark in Dublin next week will also suffer.
Mon, 06 Nov, 2017
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