Rolling strike could cost Irish Rail €800,000 a day

A strike could cost Irish Rail as much as €800,000 a day in lost revenue and service obligation (PSO) payments.

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
20th July, 2014

A strike could cost Irish Rail as much as €800,000 a day in lost revenue and service obligation (PSO) payments, *The Sunday Business Post* understands.

Trade union Siptu has signalled plans for industrial action, but it’s not clear what form this will take. It’s also unclear whether Siptu’s roughly 2,000 Irish Rail workers will be followed in their action by the nearly 600 workers of the National Bus and Rail Union, who will be balloted...

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