Category: Press Release

NBRU write to the Department of Transport over the Bus Éireann crisis

Mr Graham Doyle Secretary General Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport Leeson’s Lane Dublin 2 22nd February 2017 Re: Bus Éireann Crisis Dear Sir, I refer to the above and the current impasse that has developed between Bus Éireann Management and the representative Trade Unions. You will be acutely aware that the NBRU, along with […]

NBRU Accuse Bus Éireann o deliberatelyf Collapsing Talks Process. Union remain steadfastly opposed to Managements real agenda of driving a taxpayer’s owned company to the dingy shark infested waters of low wage operators

NBRU press release 21st February 2017 talks break down Talks break down final draft 21st February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU Accuse Bus Éireann of deliberately collapsing talks process. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “It would now appear, despite false utterances to the contrary, that Bus Éireann are not now prepared, nor equipped to engage […]

NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU calls on the Government to provide support in relation to discussions on Bus Éireann

Press release 21st February 2017 NBRU press release 21st February 2017 Government support   NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU calls on the Government to provide support in relation to discussions on Bus Éireann General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “It is quite clear at this stage that a resolution to the Expressway crisis can only be found […]

NBRU Press Release: Talks adjourned for the night; prospects not good for a resolution.

20th February 2017 talks adjourned press release 20th February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU warns of major difficulty reaching agreement at Bus Éireann following WRC talk’s adjournment General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “Bus Éireann management have made the task of achieving a resolution to the Expressway crisis even more difficult as a result of the […]

Bus Éireann Determined to Provoke Staff by Issuing Incendiary Document in Advance of Facilitated Discussions

Press Release Bus Eireann Talks in trouble 20th February 20th February 2017 Management behaviour press release   20th February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE Bus Éireann Determined to Provoke Staff by Issuing Incendiary Document in Advance of Facilitated Discussions General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: It’s absolutely appalling that Management at Bus Éireann are playing Russian Roulette […]

BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS: WRC discussions adjourned until Monday 20th February

Bus Éireann Trade Union Group JOINT PRESS RELEASE BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS WRC discussions adjourned until Monday 20th February The Trade Union Group said: “The Group have agreed to an adjournment until Monday 20th to allow for Bus Éireann to respond to what we believe to be several breaches of agreements, inclusive of outstanding Labour Court […]

Trade Union Group agree to attend WRC talks on Friday 17th 2017

Trade Union Group Bus Eireann statement on talks February 15th   Bus Éireann Trade Union Group JOINT PRESS RELEASE BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS Trade Union Group agree to attend WRC talks on Friday 17th 2017 The Trade Union Group said: “The WRC have today requested that all parties, Unions and Management at Bus Éireann postpone all […]

14th February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU ACCEPT INVITATION TO ATTEND SEAERATE EXPLORATORY TALKS WITH THE WRC TO DISCUSS THE BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS

14th February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU ACCEPT INVITATION TO ATTEND SEAERATE EXPLORATORY TALKS WITH THE WRC TO DISCUSS THE BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “Whilst remaining implacable imposed to draconian unilateral cuts to terms and conditions threatened by Bus Éireann from the 20th February we are, in deference to the WRC, […]

NBRU to Address the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport in Relation to Bus Éireann Dispute on the 15th February 2017

7th February NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU to Address the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport in Relation to Bus Éireann Dispute on the 15th February 2017 General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “we intend, along with colleagues in the Bus Éireann Trade Union Group to inform the Committee that despite public commitments to the contrary from the […]