Latest from the Newsroom

News Archive

  • 22 December 2014

    IMPACT welcomes draft laws on collective bargaining

    IMPACT has welcomed news that draft legislation on collective bargaining was approved by the Government this week. The legislation is expected to become law by mid-2015. General Secretary Shay Cody said “This legislation will allow trade unions to engage in collective bargaining and secure benefits for workers in companies where employers refuse to pay the […]

    Continue Reading
  • 10 December 2014

    IMPACT welcomes backing of pension deal by Aer Lingus shareholders

    IMPACT has welcomed the approval of the IASS pension scheme settlement proposal by Aer Lingus shareholders. Shareholders approved the settlement by a huge majority at an emergency general meeting (EGM) which took place today at Dublin Airport today (Wednesday 10th December). IMPACT is the largest union in the company representing almost 2,000 cabin crew, pilots […]

    Continue Reading
  • 10 December 2014

    Support urged for IMPACT member’s medical treatment

    The family of an IMPACT member and activist, Mary Gorman, is calling on the Irish public to sign a petition to get her urgent medical treatment. Mary is from Co. Laois and worked as a physiotherapy manager until she was forced to retire due to ill-health. She was diagnosed with an ultra-rare and life-threatening blood […]

    Continue Reading