While other unions have not so far served strike notice, their members are not expected to cross ATGWU
has more than 50,000 members in Northern Ireland and 30,000 in the Republic.
Brendan Ogle, of the ATGWU
, which released its own paper on the electricity market last week, said the union will push for changes to the paper:
CULT BUSTER: Mike Garde; LIVING SAINTS: Zara and Nick Izaacs 'manage' the Dublin branch of the Dublin International Church of Christ which is actively recruiting and holdings meetings in the ATGWU
offices in Dublin
has over 50,000 members in Ulster and a support group is demanding the men's reinstatement.
general secretary Mick O'Reilly said: "The way forward from here is dialogue and to work creatively to try and resolve the problems.
Thousands of people were forced to drive to work or take a day off on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday when ATGWU
drivers withdrew their services.
But Eugene O'Callaghan, a former official with the ATGWU
, said: "This scandal cries out for a full inquiry.
The two main unions for airport staff are ATGWU
and Nipsa but last night only Nipsa had issued a vitalservice exemption for its members.
A company spokesman said it hoped the ATGWU
would await the decision before going ahead with Tuesday's pickets.
Translink confirmed the trade unions ATGWU
, Amicus, TSSA and Siptu have informed the company they intend to stage the 24-hour strike on March 28.
secretary Denis Rohan said his members were contemplating an even higher pay claim than the ESBOA.