Category: Staff notice

NBRU secure a meeting with the HR Manager in Irish Rail Prior to engaging in the cost management committee.

The National Bus & Rail Union have been invited to attend a meeting with the HR Manager in Irish Rail on Wednesday 22nd October from 11:00 hrs to 13:00 hrs. This comes after the NBRU General Secretary Dermot O’Leary wrote twice to the HR Manager Ciaran Masterson seeking the meeting prior to engaging with the […]

Cost Management Meeting Request number 2

Mr Ciaran Masterson Director, Human Resources Iarnród Éireann Connolly Station Dublin 1 9th October 2014 Re: Cost Management/LRC Proposals Dear Sir, I refer to the above and my letter to your office on Friday 3rd October. You will be aware that in that letter I requested an immediate meeting to discuss the logistics associated with […]

Letter to David Franks, CEO of Irish Rail, looking to suspend all non safety critical training courses

Mr David Franks Chief Executive Officer Iarnród Éireann Connolly Station Dublin 1 3rd October 2014 Re: Non-Safety Critical Training Courses/ Cost Management Committee Dear Sir, You will by now be aware that our members have accepted (see separate correspondence) the LRC proposals issued on the 3rd September. You will further be aware that one of […]

Letter to Gerry Murphy, Chief Executive of the NTA, regarding acceptance of LRC Proposals at Irish Rail

Mr Gerry Murphy Chief Executive National Transport Authority 3rd October 2014 Re: Labour Relations Commission Proposals Iarnród Éireann Dear Sir, I refer to the above and wish to advise that the NBRU members at Iarnród Éireann have accepted the above proposals. Having engaged in a comprehensive nationwide consultative process in advance of our ballot it […]

Notice to Members on the LRC Proposals

Notice to Members Re: Ballot on Labour Relations Commission Cost Containment Proposals Members are advised that the above ballot has resulted in: 61% for and 39% against. We have communicated the result to the Company (correspondence circulated) and advised them that we now intend to immediately begin the process with regard to getting the Cost […]

CIE pension scheme

18th September 2014 Notice to Members Re C I E Pension Scheme Members should be aware of ongoing discussions in relation to the above. The following is a brief outline of the current position and proposals expected in forthcoming weeks. 1. Retirement age will be aligned with the state retirement age (when the old age […]

Notice to Members LRC meeting on Bus Privatisation

17TH September 2014 Notice to Members Labour Relations Commission meeting between the NTA, Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann and all Trade Unions.  LRC discussions on the privatisation on Public Bus Services reconvened today between all parties.   The NTA presented a document in response to concerns raised by the Trade Unions at the August 20th meeting.   There […]