Latest from the Newsroom

News Archive

  • DIT lab assistants to commence industrial action at Dublin Institute of Technology 8 October 2015 - Laboratory aides at the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), who are represented by IMPACT trade union, will commence industrial action next Monday (12th October) in a dispute over the failure of DIT management to implement a binding Labour Court recommendation. The recommendation, issued in June this year, deals with a proposal for the re-grading of […]
  • IMPACT welcomes ESRI report on School Completion Programme 7 October 2015 - Report “clearly states the success of the programme” IMPACT trade union’s School Completion Programme (SCP) branch has welcomed the study by the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) into the SCP which was published today (Wednesday 7th October 2015). The SCP was established in 2002 and provides strategic support to vulnerable children, enabling them to […]
  • Irish Water plan to shed 1200 jobs raises questions about operational capacity 7 October 2015 - IMPACT trade union, which represents local authority staff providing services to Irish Water, has said that the Irish Water business plan, which was published this morning (Wednesday 7th October), raises a number of questions as to how the national water utility can continue to operate following the elimination of 1200 posts over the next five […]