Tag Archives: Irish Life

Irish Life workers set for 24-hour strike on April 12th

Stoppage follows decisive vote for action Dispute centres on unilateral closure of healthy pension scheme April 2nd: Irish Life is Ireland’s largest pension provider, but Unite members working for the insurance giant are being forced to take industrial action in … Continue reading

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Irish Life: Decisive vote for industrial action to defend pensions

Decision reflects anger at unilateral closure of scheme in surplus Trade union Unite today (Monday) announced that a sizeable majority of its members in Irish Life have voted for industrial action in response to the company’s unilateral decision to close … Continue reading

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Unilateral closure of Irish Life pension scheme may trigger industrial action

Ireland’s largest pension provider accused of ‘prioritising balance sheet over workers’  Move to DC scheme will hit around 700 Unite members January 15th:  Unite today announced that it is holding a series of consultative meetings with members in pensions giant … Continue reading

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Irish Life: Unite members vote narrowly to accept proposals after restoration of link between pay, profits and inflation; some progress on Living Wage

Unite will continue fight for full collective bargaining and pursue interests of members April 21st: Unite members have voted by 52.87% to 47.13%  to accept a set of proposals negotiated in the wake of a series of work stoppages last … Continue reading

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Irish Life: Strike action deferred following commitments given by company ahead of facilitated talks

January 20th stoppage to proceed unless issues resolved December 16th: Unite today announced that the one-day stoppage in Irish Life scheduled for tomorrow (Thursday 17 December) has been deferred.  The decision follows overnight talks during which Unite received commitments from the … Continue reading

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