SIPTU hope to reduce 29 redundancies at Abbotts in Sligo

first_img SIPTU hope to reduce 29 redundancies at Abbotts in Sligo RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal News Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook Facebook Previous articleUslter Bank customers in Donegal affected by glitchNext articleYouths cheer as elderly couple brutally attacked in Derry News Highland The SIPTU Trade Union says it wishes to engage with Abbott to reduce the 29 redundancies announced at its Finisklin plant in Co. Sligo.Management at the company – which employs around 400 people – informed staff yesterday that it is seeking the voluntary redundancies.Abbott says no other sites in Sligo, or in Ireland, will be affected.SIPTU says it wants to meet with Abbott to try and reduce the number of job losses and to get a guarantee that those made redundant will be adequately compensated.Mayor of Sligo, Rosealeen O’ Grady, says she hopes this isn’t evidence of an overall decline in business for the health care company:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/17rose1.mp3[/podcast] Pinterest Twitter By News Highland – June 21, 2012 Google+ WhatsApplast_img read more