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AGSI Members Vote To Accept Labour Court Proposals

  Sergeants And Inspectors Vote To Accept Labour Court Proposals “Proof that equitable industrial relations machinery works”   Members of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors have voted overwhelmingly to accept last month’s proposals from the Labour Court. The ballot saw 71% of AGSI’s 2,103 members vote, with 95% of those voting to accept […]

MEDIA STATEMENT: “Comments by Chairman of Public Sector Pay Commission Damaging and Divisive”

The National Executive of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has asked the Chairman of the Public Service Pay Commission (PSPC) to retract comments made publicly about Gardaí. President Antoinette Cunningham described Mr. Kevin Duffy’s comments as “extremely damaging and divisive.” “Members of this Association are currently balloting on a Labour Court proposal […]

Garda dismissal overturned by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has overturned a decision by former Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan to dismiss a sergeant after she was convicted of an assault while on duty. The seven-judge court found the reason for the decision was never fully explained to Sgt Martha McEnery, and for that reason must be quashed. The court left it […]

AGSI MEDIA STATEMENT | Industrial Action Averted as AGSI To Ballot Members on Proposals from Labour Court

AGSI Media Statement 3rd November 2016 Industrial Action Averted as AGSI To Ballot Members on Proposals from Labour Court “Historic wrongs righted by AGSI campaign – successful outcome for Sergeants and Inspectors” The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors have decided to ballot members on proposals from The Labour Court at a late night meeting of their National Executive.  This […]

“A Victory For AGSI Members | We Welcome Taoiseach’s Comments Regarding Legislation for Garda Access to WRC & Labour Court

MEDIA STATEMENT  The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has welcomed comments made by Taoiseach Enda Kenny in the Dáil this afternoon confirming that he has asked the Attorney General “to move as quickly as possible” to put the legal frameworks in place to allow Gardaí have access to the Workplace Relations Commission and the […]