Irish Medical Organisation staff, from left, Val Moran, Leah Kenny and Tom Smyth with ballot papers this afternoon following a vote by some of the country’s 4.900 junior doctors on whether to take industrial action over working conditions.
UPDATE: the junior doctors have voted for industrial action. They are obliged to give the government two weeks’ notice of a strike.
Junior doctors set to strike over 100-hour weeks (Herald)
(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)