Tony O’Brien: Unacceptable for state to sit on its hands as health strike bites hard

There is more anger about queues at Dublin Airport than there is about the disruption of vital medical care. We need to get our priorities straight, and soon

The industrial action followed a ballot by the Medical Laboratory Scientists Association that took place in November 2021. The result of the ballot was 94 per cent in favour of industrial action. Pictured: Martina Conlon of MLSA leading a protest outside Leinster House last Wednesday – Gareth Chaney/Collins