Category: Irish Rail

Loco/Dart Drivers WRC Talks

NOTICE to MEMBERS Loco/Dart Drivers WRC Talks Members are advised that both unions attended at the WRC on Tuesday the 16th August for discussions on the longstanding agenda of a Reduction in the Working week, Past Productivity and Driver Training. These discussions were convened at the request of the Workplace Relations Commission. The difficulties that […]

NBRU and SIPTU agree to suspend Strike Ballot in order to attend at the Workplace Relations Commission for Talks on Train Driver Issues

PRESS RELEASE IRISH RAIL WRC TALKS PRESS RELEASE Irish Rail NBRU and SIPTU agree to Suspend Ballot on Industrial Action Aug 16NBRU SIPTU joint Press Release on WRC talks. NBRU General Secretary Dermot O’Leary and SIPTU Asst. Divisional Organiser said: “we have agreed to suspend our members Ballot for Industrial Action in deference to a […]

Train Drivers Unions Appalled by Irish Rail U-turn on Commitment to Engage on All Issues

JOINT PRESS RELEASE NBRU SIPTU Joint Press Release on Train Drivers Talks Process July 27th associated with Labour Court Commissioned Report. General Secretary of the NBRU Dermot O’Leary and Asst. Organiser of SIPTU Utilities and Construction Division Paul Cullen said: “As recently as July 15th the Company committed to engaging on all issues contained in […]

NBRU to postpone Ballot for Industrial Action and refer the issue of reversal of pay cuts at Irish Rail to the Labour Court after the company refuse to agree to immediately cease Pay reductions at the Workplace Relations Commission.

NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU to postpone Ballot for Industrial Action and refer the issue of reversal of pay cuts at Irish Rail to the Labour Court after the company refuse to agree to immediately cease Pay reductions at the Workplace Relations Commission. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said : “we have agreed to refer the issue […]