The Yates Anthology: Election campaign to spark industrial unrest
Published 05/12/2015 | 02:30
Despite years of public sector pay retrenchment, no strikes ensued, but could the early New Year election campaign spark off a series of bushfires in the form of industrial disputes?
Expenditure Minister Brendan Howlin signed orders implementing the Lansdowne Road Agreement this week.
Last September 16, the big battalions of Siptu, TEEU, INTO, Impact and INMO ratified the deal to restore €2,000 and increment payments to pay packets.