Government plans for universal health insurance (UHI) do not exclude children, which means the cost could run to €3,600 a year for a family of four, according to IMPACT trade union. Speaking at the MacGill Summer School in Donegal this evening (Thursday) ...Continue Reading
IMPACT and other civil service unions have agreed to explore improved coordination in a range of areas from the provision of financial services to better cooperation in negotiations on pay and conditions. The initiative follows a joint meeting of the exec...Continue Reading
IMPACT has given €10,000 to an ICTU support fund established to help 70 Dublin workers locked out by Greyhound waste management. The workers, who are members of Siptu, are surviving on €200 a week strike pay after the company refused to let them work unle...Continue Reading
A short film looking at the commemorative events and projects of the centenary of the Dublin Lockout in 1913. First screened at the IMPACT biennial delegate conference at the INEC, Killarney County Kerry on Thursday 15th May 2014.
Excerpts from "Living the Lockout" courtesy of ANU Productions/Irish Congress of Trade Unions.
The view from the picket line at South Dublin County Council HQ in Tallaght, Dublin today, as 600 IMPACT staff engage in a one day strike action over unilateral staff...continue reading