Wildcats: A blast from the past
The unofficial work stoppage by Iarnrod Eireann train drivers last week left thousands of rail passengers stranded.
The unofficial work stoppage by Iarnrod Eireann train drivers last week left thousands of rail passengers stranded. But, it also highlighted how some workers in pivotal roles in the public and semi-state sectors can hold huge sway over services to the public.
In the case of the wildcat strikes by train drivers last Monday and Tuesday, two drivers in Cork started the action by disobeying management orders to drive a new Mark IV train. They...
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