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NBRU Announce '4' Point Plan in Advance of WRC Discussions on Bus Éireann Expressway Crisis

    NBRU Press release 6th March 2017 NBRU A5-FINAL 6th March 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU Announce ‘4’ Point Plan in Advance of WRC Discussions on Bus Éireann Expressway Crisis. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said; “The NBRU remain determined to protect the Terms and Conditions of our members as part of any negotiating process, […]

TRADE UNION GROUP CALL FOR THE MINISTER ROSS TO PROVIDE LEADERSHIP

NOTICE TO MEMBERS Joint Trade Union meeting Bus Eireann Trade Union Group Joint Press Release 26th January 2017 Bus Éireann Trade Union Group _________________________________________ JOINT PRESS RELEASE BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS TRADE UNION GROUP CALL FOR THE MINISTER TO PROVIDE LEADERSHIP “Staff at the State-owned Bus Éireann that provide up to 40000 economic and socially vital […]

NBRU Press Release on Bus Éireann Expressway Campaign

30th November 2016 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR PUBLIC INFORMATION CAMPAIGN AND ACCUSE GOVERNMENT OF IN-ACTION OVER THREAT TO BUS ÉIREANN EXPRESSWAY SERVICES General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “There is a real danger that Rural Bus Services will disappear over the coming months leaving large swathes of Rural Ireland without vital Bus Services […]

The largest front line Trade Union at Dublin Bus, the NBRU, have accepted the WRC Pay Proposals by 79%

07TH October 2016 NBRU PRESS RELEASE The largest frontline Trade Union at Dublin Bus, the NBRU, have accepted the WRC Pay Proposals by 79% General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “Despite reservations on some of the issues contained in the proposals, our members have decided, after eight long years of pay stagnation which included pay cuts, […]

Irish Times reports that NTA took €2 million from Dublin Bus while staff endured retrenchment measures

Bus staff to ‘strengthen re­solve’ on pay rise Union re­acts to news firm paid back ¤2m sub­sidy due to profit made Work­ers ac­cepted cuts to help com­pany, in dif­fi­cult fi­nan­cial times, says NBRU The Irish Times, Ireland 24 Mar 2016 6 MAR­TIN WALL In­dus­try Cor­re­spon­dent Dublin Bus staff ap­pear more de­ter­mined to pur­sue a sub­stan­tial […]

Irish Times article warning of further bus and rail disruption.

Further industrial action in the country’s public transport services could be on the cards in the weeks ahead as part of a row over pensions. The National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU), which represents staff across the CIÉ group, in Iarnród Éireann, Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus, on Friday warned management that any unilateral changes to pension arrangements […]

RTE reports rail passengers could face disruption to services

Rail passengers could face disruption to services Talks on the issue at the LRC collapsed last week Rail passengers could face disruption to services later this autumn as train drivers at Iarnród Éireann are to commence a ballot seeking a mandate for industrial action in a row over pay. The ballot will commence on 21 September. If […]