|Disputes in Progress|
There were three industrial disputes in progress in the first quarter of 2019 involving three firms, and resulting in an estimated 27,415 days lost in the quarter. See table 1.
There was one dispute during the same period last year which resulted in 290 days lost. See table 2.
Data for one industrial dispute in the Human health and social work activities sector are estimated and as such should be treated with caution. The CSO has at the time of publication also been unable to establish the number of workers involved in this industrial dispute.