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Unilateral Waterford Airport layoffs unacceptable says Unite

Union says suspension of new service down to management incompetence July 24th: Unite today (Monday) described a statement by Waterford Airport to the effect that it is placing four of its staff on temporary layoff as “unacceptable” and warned that … Continue reading

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HSE must guarantee future of all services at Dungarvan’s St Joseph’s Hospital

Unite concerned at reported closure of Dungarvan unit Unite, which represents care workers in St Joseph’s Hospital in Dungarvan, today  expressed concern at reports that the HSE intends closing one of the units in the hospital.  Speaking ahead of a … Continue reading

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Ambulance crews experiencing three-and-a-half hour delays in Waterford

Dungarvan-based ambulances responding to Midleton calls Unite warned of crisis a year ago January 5th: Unite said today that Dungarvan-based ambulance crews are being delayed for up to three-and-a-half hours during shift and three hours after shift, putting pressure on … Continue reading

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Waterford cardiac services: Unite members angry at further sidelining of city

Union accuses Government of moulding question to fit desired outcome September 9th Unite, which represents thousands of current and retired workers in Waterford, including Waterford Glass pensioners, today slammed the Government’s decision not to site a second catheterisation laboratory at … Continue reading

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Waterford Regional Airport: Pickets lifted following dispute resolution

August 3rd: Unite today announced that pickets have been lifted at Waterford Regional Airport following the conclusion of talks with management yesterday afternoon which resulted in resolution of the dispute. Five of the union’s twelve members at the airport will … Continue reading

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