Updated: 23/02/17 : 06:21:47
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Government bodies urged to intervene in bus dispute

Bus Éireann is expected to outline today whether it will press ahead with unilateral cuts to employee pay.

Customers are facing no services with the prospect of an all-out strike following the collapse of talks at the workplace relations commission on Tuesday.

Management, along with the board of the company met yesterday to discuss the situation.

Last night, the NBRU wrote to the National Transport Authority and the Department of Transport asking them to get involved in the crisis.

They say that they are seeking "positive intervention at this crucial juncture before and all out dispute causes havoc".