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# lrc - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# lrc - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Taoiseach tells junior docs and HSE: Go back into the LRC and sort this out

Kenny was asked about the junior doctors’ strike by Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams and the independent TD Stephen Donnelly at Leaders’ Questions today.

# lrc - Friday 27 September, 2013

Strike action now “inevitable” say junior doctors

The 24 hour action was postponed for a week, and then suspending indefinitely. But the IMO is now accusing the HSE of lacking “real engagement”.

# lrc - Friday 20 September, 2013

Doctors’ strike called off for a week as IMO considers deal

The 24 hour action planned for next Wednesday has been postponed — but not taken off the table entirely — following developments today.

Strike threat still on the table as doctors and HSE resume talks

Strike threat still on the table as doctors and HSE resume talks

Teams from both sides have been assessing rosters to see how shifts can be brought down below 24 hours.

# lrc - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Talks to avert doctors' strike to resume on Friday after local 'roster check'

But plans for the 24 hour work stoppage by junior doctors next Wednesday remain in place following talks at the LRC today.

# lrc - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Varadkar: I’m not going to get involved in ‘nitty gritty’ of Dublin Bus negotiations

The Transport Minister has ruled out getting involved directly in talks to end the all-out strike at Dublin Bus.

Widespread disruption likely today as Dublin Bus drivers strike over pay

Tens of thousands will be inconvenienced today in the first all-out strike at the semi-state company in 13 years.

# lrc - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Labour Court recommends cuts to overtime and sick leave for Dublin Bus drivers Exclusive

The court said that there is no proposal to reduce core or basic pay but acknowledged that many of the proposals would “impact significantly” on employees.

# lrc - Saturday 25 May, 2013

LRC chief 'mesmerised' by teachers' decision

The ASTI and the TUI said they were not going to ballot their members on the Haddington Road Agreement.

# lrc - Friday 24 May, 2013

Brian Hayes: 'Unions who reject new public pay deal will face harsher cuts'

Negotiations have “concluded” on the Haddington Road deal, said the junior finance minister, adding less favourable conditions will apply to those unions who reject it.

# lrc - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Secondary teachers' unions reject new 'Haddington Road' pay deal

The ASTI and TUI say the ‘Haddington Road’ proposals aren’t sufficiently different from Croke Park 2 to change their minds.

SIPTU says workers should accept revised new public pay deal

The country’s biggest trade union says the Haddington Road deal maintains protection against redundancy or a major redeployment.

Here's what's contained in the new 'Haddington Road' public pay deal

‘Croke Park’ is dead, long live ‘Haddington Road’.

# lrc - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

INTO says teachers should vote Yes to revised pay deal

The primary teachers’ union says the new proposals are an improvement on the rejected Croke Park 2 deal.

# lrc - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Doctors and teachers reveal details of revised Croke Park 2 plans

The IMO and INTO have both published details of the sector-specific deals tabled at the Labour Relations Commission.

Howlin: 'Public servants have given a huge amount but this is the last ask'

The minister said he was glad the structure was there for a new deal but was “not taking anything for granted in relation to the ballot”.

# lrc - Monday 20 May, 2013

Pay talks continue as coalition concedes €300m target might be missed

The Junior Finance Minister Brian Hayes said that the original target of €300 million savings for the year might not be achieved.

# lrc - Friday 17 May, 2013

Primary teachers votes for strike action if government cuts their pay

The INTO also agreed to accept an invitation to go back to the talks table with the Labour Relations Commission.

# lrc - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Bus Éireann services running today, but will workers go back on strike tomorrow?

Talks aimed at resolving the dispute between management at workers will continue at the Labour Relations Commission today with the suspension of the strike in place until tomorrow.

# lrc - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Howlin: Contingency plans in place for pay cuts ‘one way or another’ Public Sector This post contains videos

Howlin: Contingency plans in place for pay cuts ‘one way or another’

Brendan Howlin says the Government will accept pay deals with individual unions if an overall deal is impossible.

# lrc - Monday 13 May, 2013

Bus Éireann services to resume for next 48 hours

Industrial action – which has crippled transport services for the past two days – has been suspended.

Bus Éireann strike: LRC invites company and workers to talks

Bus Eireann has said it will attend the talks, which have been welcomed by the government – but no word yet from workers.

# lrc - Sunday 5 May, 2013

It's off: Strike deferred at Dublin water plant

SIPTU members at the Shanganagh plant said employers didn’t recognise the trade union – but the plant management rejected the claim.

# lrc - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Varadkar urges unions to engage with Bus Éireann, says cuts can't be postponed

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Leo Varadkar said that Bus Éireann would have to implement the LRC measures on 12 May unless “alternative approaches” could be found.

# lrc - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Government to seek negotiations with unions over cutting €300m from pay

The Cabinet decided this morning to ask the head of the Labour Relations Commission to seek out unions and determine whether or not there is a basis for further negotiations.

# lrc - Monday 15 April, 2013

FLAC says 'Jury Service' report should include deaf and blind people

While the report expressed concerns over interpreters being present for jury discussion, FLAC have said that deaf and blind people should still be able to take part in non-criminal trials.

# lrc - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Report finds Croke Park deal could push women out of workforce

The equality audit found that changes to working hours and work sharing arrangements would disproportionately affect female public sector workers.

SIPTU expresses anger over ongoing case with Killarney Golf Club

Killarney Golf Club is seeking to make 24 out of 40 staff redundant.

# lrc - Monday 25 March, 2013

Silence greets Shatter as he tells gardaí that protests do disservice to force

Alan Shatter delivered a speech to the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors in Sligo tonight with delegates giving him a frosty reception.

# lrc - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Bus Éireann workers reject labour commission proposals

Siptu members have voted “overwhelming” against what was tabled by the Labour Relations Commission.

# lrc - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

In full: The proposed public sector pay deal

The Labour Relations Commission has published the full document that proposes changes to public sector pay and conditions or Croke Park II as it is more commonly known.

# lrc - Monday 25 February, 2013

Pat Rabbitte: Ministers and TDs should 'lead by example' and take paycut

A new deal on an extension to the Croke Park Agreement is said to be close to completion following overnight talks.

# lrc - Friday 18 January, 2013

SIPTU to attend Labour Court over Johnson Brothers job losses

The union will be seeking to maximise the retention of jobs which the company want to outsource.

# lrc - Friday 11 January, 2013

Bus Éireann management and unions meet for talks at Labour Relations Commission

Members of the Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association and Siptu have threatened industrial action from this Sunday.

# lrc - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Bus Éireann, unions to appear before Labour Relations Commission tomorrow

Attempts will be made to avoid possible strike action in the coming days which would disrupt commuters across the country.

# lrc - Friday 26 October, 2012

Ryanair offers planes and cabin crew as Aer Lingus strike looms

The budget airline, which owns 29.4 per cent of Aer Lingus, says it supports its rival in its stance on pensions schemes.

SIPTU officials meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action

A spokesperson for SIPTU has said industrial action is now “inevitable” and could take place early next month.

# lrc - Monday 17 September, 2012

James Reilly: New consultants will have to face a hefty pay cut

Consultants may also have to work weekends under the terms of the new deal.

# lrc - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Vita Cortex workers set for talks at Labour Relations Commission

Representatives of the 32 staff – whose sit-in enters its 90th day today – will attend talks at the LRC beginning today.