Tag Archives: Willie Quigley

Irish Rail: Unite members vote to accept Labour Court recommendation

Result down to workers’ determined action December 8th: Unite, which represents craft workers in Irish Rail, today (Friday) confirmed that members have voted to accept the recommendation issued by the Labour Court last month.  83 per cent of Unite members … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Health and social care workers: Discrimination against Section 39 staff must end

Unite set to support any SIPTU action to secure equality of treatment December 8th: Trade union Unite, which represents some employees providing social care in Section 39 agencies, has said today that its members would fully support any industrial action … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Irish Rail recommendation signals welcome progress

Unite to ballot members as further strike days deferred Progress would not have been achieved without determined action November 10th:  Unite, which represents craft workers in Irish Rail, this evening confirmed that it will be balloting members on the recommendation … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Irish Rail dispute: Unite to attend Labour Court talks tomorrow

November 8th: Trade union Unite, which represents craft workers in Irish Rail, today welcomed the intervention by the Labour Court and confirmed it will be attending the talks scheduled to take place tomorrow (Thursday). Unite Regional Officer Willie Quigley said: … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Irish Rail: Shrinking workforce, rising productivity and frozen wages form backdrop to strike

Unite warns dispute could continue into Christmas season November 6th: Speaking ahead of tomorrow’s 24-hour Irish Rail strike – the second of five planned stoppages – Unite Regional Officer Willie Quigley said that the industrial action was taking place against … Continue reading

Posted in Press Releases, Republic of Ireland news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment