Category: Irish Rail

NBRU NOTICE to MEMBERS LABOUR COURT RECOMMENDATION

LCR21605 Irish Rail   Members will be aware that the above Recommendation issued yesterday the 10th November. There are a number of issues of clarification required, some of which will be addressed in this Notice, others will be addressed at the forthcoming meetings which will be held Nationwide. The NBRU has one request to make […]

NBRU accept an invitation from the Labour Court to discuss rail dispute, but cautions against expectations of resolution

8th November 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU accept an invitation from the Labour Court to discuss rail dispute, but cautions against expectations of resolution. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “Whilst accepting that the Labour Courts invitation is a potential step forward in attempting to resolve this debilitating and unnecessary dispute, it should be borne in […]

NBRU condemns Irish Rail for playing footloose and fancy free with taxpayers’ money as it had planned for a series of industrial action in advance of the completion of pay talks.

NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU condemns Irish Rail for playing footloose and fancy free with taxpayers’ money as it had planned for a series of industrial action in advance of the completion of pay talks. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “It is extraordinary that a State-owned Company would actually legislate for its own workers going on […]

NBRU accuse the Department of Transport and Irish Rail of colluding against staff at the company in their pursuance of a long overdue and well-deserved Pay-rise.

31st October 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU accuse the Department of Transport and Irish Rail of colluding against staff at the company in their pursuance of a long overdue and well-deserved Pay-rise. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “It is now quite obvious to those of us that represent frontline transport workers, that there is an […]

NBRU Members Vote Overwhelmingly (93% in favour) for Industrial Action at Irish Rail

20th October 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU Members Vote Overwhelmingly (93% in favour) for Industrial Action at Irish Rail General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “our members have had enough of the type of behaviour witnessed last evening at the WRC when senior management at Irish Rail pulled a potential proposal which we felt could have […]

NBRU accept a WRC invitation to attend for further pay talks (Thursday 19th) in advance of anticipated Industrial Action at Irish Rail.

18th October 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU accept a WRC invitation to attend for further pay talks (Thursday 19th) in advance of anticipated Industrial Action at Irish Rail. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “We have, in deference to the good Offices of the Workplace Relations Commission, accepted an invitation to enter discussions regarding the ongoing […]