SIPTU Dublin Bus members vote for industrial action

Union warns of an "indefinite all out strike in Dublin Bus"

12th August, 2016
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SIPTU's Dublin Bus driver members have voted overwhelmingly for industrial and strike action amidst a dispute over their pay.

SIPTU's divisional organiser for transport, energy, aviation and construction, Owen Reidy, said that the result demonstrated the "determination of members to bring this pay dispute to a fair conclusion".

"Drivers and other workers at the company have not had a pay increase for eight years, have suffered reductions in earnings over the recessionary period and have...

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