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NBRU notice of intent to ballot for industrial action at Irish Rail

Mr Ciaran Masterson Director, Human Resources Iarnrod Eireann Connolly Station Dublin 1 26th April 2016 Re: Referral to WRC for Pay Claims for Rail Workers/o Foregoing of Gross Pay 10 Minute Dart Service Ballot for Industrial Action Dear Sir, I refer to the above and the continuous refusal of the Company to accede to what […]

NBRU accuse Irish Rail Management of Industrial Relations Failure ahead of Ballot for Industrial Action.

NBRU accuse Irish Rail Management of Industrial Relations Failure ahead of Ballot for Industrial Action. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said : “Irish Rail stand accused of ignoring the Industrial Relations institutions of the state; the NBRU referred a number of issues to the WRC on the 29th March, that referral included the ongoing pay cuts, […]

The NBRU and its legal team respond to the Irish Rail threat of High Court action

Mr. Ciaran Masterson Iarnród Éireann Office of the Director of Human Resources Connolly Station Dublin 1 18 April 2016 Our Ref: PW/DR/NAT009/0008 Our Client: National Bus and Rail Workers Union (“NBRU”) Dart Drivers In Cab Familiarisation Dear Sir, We refer to the above and to your letter of 12 April 2016 to our client. That […]

The NBRU utterly condemns the actions of management at both Iarnród Éireann and Transdev and seeks political consensus on the protection of workers

18th April 2016 Re: Iarnród Éireann Threatening Trade Unions with High Court Action I refer to the above and wish to draw your attention to what is a major departure from Industrial Relations norms in the Public Transport arena. The NBRU is concerned that those in charge at Iarnród Éireann have now apparently decided to […]

Irish Rail has reached a new low by threatening staff and Trade Unions with High Court Action

NBRU Press Release on Threat by Iarnrod Eireann of High Court Action NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU Accuses Irish Rail of Skulduggery in Threatening Trade Unions with High Court Action regarding the alleged refusal of DART DRIVERS TO VOLUNTEER FOR TRAINING. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “Irish Rail has reached a new low by threatening staff […]

Re: Pay Claims for Rail Workers/Foregoing of Gross Pay/10 Minute Dart Timetable

Response to Pay Claim Foregoing Gross Pay March 16 Mr Ciaran Masterson Director, Human Resources Iarnrod Eireann Connolly Station Dublin 1 29th March 2016 Re: Pay Claims for Rail Workers/Foregoing of Gross Pay 10 Minute Dart Timetable Dear Sir, I refer to the above and your response to what is a reasonable request that discussions […]

NBRU categorically refute Irish Rail's contention on reasons for shelving the Introduction of 10 Minute Dart Service

NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU categorically refute Irish Rail’s contention on reasons for shelving the Introduction of 10 Minute Dart Service. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “blaming Dart Drivers and their Trade Unions is disingenuous in the extreme, peddling untruths in relation to the availability of newly trained drivers is complete and utter fabrication and is […]