Cleaners at Letterkenny University will not accept outsourcing of work and vote to strike

Letterkenny General Hospital facing ward closures
Letterkenny General Hospital facing ward closures

 

Cleaners working in Letterkenny University Hospital have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action.

Around 60 SIPTU members at the hospital voted to strike over a decision to outsource the cleaning of the facility's Out Patients Department.

SIPTU Organiser Declan Ferry says workers won't accept the outsourcing of work: