Luas workers vote in favour of strike action

Dublin transport system will be affected in February

Luas workers vote in favour of strike action

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Updated: 21.05

Commuters in Dublin could be facing disruption to their daily travels next month - after Luas workers voted in favour of strike action.

The SIPTU members have agreed to embark on industrial action in a dispute over their conditions of employment regarding pay and conditions.

99 per cent of SIPTU members at the Dublin-based tram company have given their backing to strike and work to rule.

The union says the work stoppages and work to rule are expected to take place in February - once approved by SIPTU's head office.

Organiser, John Murphy says the workers are growing frustrated a the their employment conditions: