Dublin firefighters consider strike over removal of ambulance service

Firefighters in North Dublin are to vote on whether to go on strike following a decision by the management of Dublin Fire Brigade to remove the Swords Ambulance Service.

Dublin firefighters consider strike over removal of ambulance service

Firefighters in North Dublin are to vote on whether to go on strike following a decision by the management of Dublin Fire Brigade to remove the Swords Ambulance Service.

Members of the Fire Brigade attached to SIPTU will be ballotted immediately with a view to taking strike action in January.

A union spokesperson said the withdrawal of the Swords ambulance will have major consequences for the people of Swords and North County Dublin.

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