SIPTU union members voted by an "overwhelming majority" for industrial action against Aer Lingus, the union said this week, citing management's announcement that it would alter agreed-upon work rules in order to remain competitive (ATWOnline, Jan. 24). SIPTU, which represents approximately 1,800 EI employees, did not detail the nature or extent of the actions under consideration. "Management waited until they had secured employee shareholder support for the defense against the Ryanair bid ...

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