Health workers in north of Ireland set for more strikes after ‘insulting’ offer rejected

HEALTH WORKERS will continue with planned industrial action in the north of Ireland on Tuesday and Wednesday, unions have warned, after members rejected a new pay offer last week.

Members of Unison and the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) will carry on with their action, describing the offer from the British Department of Health as “insulting.”

Northern Ireland’s Health & Social Care Board told patients to expect more appointments and services to be cancelled. Spokesman...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-12-08 18:08
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