SIPTU accepts invitation to Labour Court hearing tomorrow morning
SIPTU Health representatives have accepted an invitation to attend a preliminary hearing at the Labour Court tomorrow morning (Friday, 28thJune) at 11.30 a.m. to discuss the dispute involving 10,000 health service workers over the implementation of a job evaluation scheme.
SIPTU Health Division Organiser, Paul Bell, said; “All issues were examined and exhausted today at the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) and no meaningful progress was made. At the request of the WRC, we have accepted an invitation from the Labour Court to attend a preliminary hearing tomorrow with no preconditions.
The planned three days of strike action due to take place next week (on 2nd, 3rd and 4th July) have not been deferred.”