Irish Rail dispute set to move to Labour Court

The Irish Rail cost cuts row is likely to move to the Labour Court within the next ten days.

9th March, 2014

The Irish Rail cost cuts row is likely to move to the Labour Court within the next ten days.

The company is currently losing €100,000 a week, and a €25 million four-year cost savings plan was recently rejected by four out of five unions there.

These included proposals for a first cut to core pay for workers, since the recession began. This comprises a cut of 1.6 per cent for those earning under €56,000 -...

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