There are delays of up to 30 minutes on DART services this morning after a truck hit a bridge at Clontarf.  The National Bus and Rail Union strongly denied the allegation that it was co-ordinating unoffical industrial action among Dart drivers.

Iarnród Éireann has indicated it will take High Court action against the National Bus and Rail Union and Siptu over what it alleged was unofficial ind(...)

 The issue of pay in the State-owned CIÉ group was always going to arise this year as a period of austerity at Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann and Iarnród Éireann came to an end. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The new pay claim by staff at Iarnród Éireann is the first direct indication that the proposed deal to settle the recent Luas dispute is already spill(...)

The National Bus and Railworkers’ Union said its members would be seeking a similar deal as Luas drivers.

Drivers at Dublin Bus are to seek pay increases matching the 18.7 per cent rise secured by Luas staff yesterday. A threatened strike scheduled for (...)

Talks will get underway on Monday aimed at resolving a potential industrial dispute on Dublin’s Dart service. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

With Luas workers scheduled to stage another work stoppage on St Patrick’s Day, talks will get underway on Monday aimed at resolving a potential separ(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has described the move by Luas operator Transdev to bring in private buses for passengers during a strike by staff on St Patrick’s Day as ‘an exceptional fall-back measure’. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has described the move by Luas operator Transdev to bring in private buses for passengers during a strike by st(...)

Siptu’s Owen Reidy  said the earliest an all-out strike could go ahead would be in five weeks. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The dispute at the Luas light rail system is set to escalate with drivers and traffic supervisors to consider balloting for an all-out strike in the n(...)

Siptu divisional organiser Owen Reidy has said Luas drivers and traffic supervisors would now look at scheduling further strike dates.  File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The dispute at the Luas light rail system is set to escalate with drivers and traffic supervisors to consider balloting for an all-out strike. Talks(...)

Talks aimed at averting a strike by Iarnród Éireann staff are expected to continue today. Train drivers represented by Siptu and the National Bus and (...)

National Bus and Rail Union drivers “have an expectation that they will be balloted” on industrial action

Train users are facing an autumn of misery following a warning from unions that drivers are to be balloted on industrial action. According to the Nat(...)

Tánaiste Joan Burton said the only way to resolve the issue was for both parties to sit down – effectively ruling out any Government intervention. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Unions say they will vigorously defend their right to strike as Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus prepare to lodge High Court papers against them today.The (...)