Naas hospital, County Kildare.
National Ambulance Service (NAS) workers who are members of the Psychiatric Nurses Association (PNA) ambulance branch NASRA – are staging a a ten-hour strike at hospitals across the country.
The PNA has warned that it may stage more ambulance strikes if the Health Service Executive does not engage on its right to represent members.
The dispute centres on the Health Services’s refusal to recognise the PNA…
…The HSE said that recognising yet another union would impair good industrial relations within the National Ambulance Service