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Hailing latest victory for short-changed school building workers, Unite says union membership best defence against exploitation

Union says agency workers often unaware of rights, vulnerable to ‘sharp operators’ August 26th: Trade union Unite today welcomed the decision by contractor EHS Ltd. to pay five Unite members a lump sum in respect of underpayment of industry hourly … Continue reading

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Unite placing pickets on Artane school refurbishment project in bid to secure industry pay rates

Union says Dept of Education treating workers’ rights as optional extra August 24th: Unite today announced that it will be placing pickets on the St David’s NS school refurbishment project in Artane, Dublin 5, from 7 am tomorrow morning (Monday … Continue reading

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Unite placing pickets on Saggart school building project

Union calls on Department of Education to honour commitments on workers’ rights August 4th: Unite has announced that it will be placing pickets on the Scoil Mhuire school building project in Saggart, Co. Dublin, from 7 am tomorrow morning (Tuesday … Continue reading

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Union campaign pays dividends for Murphy International workers

Workers benefit by up to €200 per week July 13th: Unite members in conjunction with their colleagues in the TEEU in Limerick-based engineering company Murphy International have seen their pay packets swell by up to €200 per week as the … Continue reading

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