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  • Rules & Constitution | Communications Workers' Union
    Login Organising Campaigns Global Solidarity Youth Committee Campaigns Youth News Training Toolkits FAQs Jargon Buster Publications General Secretary Circulars eir Circulars An Post Circulars Latest News Forms Connect Journal NERI General Youth Committee Union Post Contact Us Head Office Email Us Our Location Useful Links Welcome About Rules Constitution Rules Constitution Rule 1 Names Addresses and Objects Rule 2 Membership of the Union 2 1 Eligibility 2 2 Benefit Member 2 3 Contributions 2 4 Obligations of Members 2 5 Membership Recruitment 2 6 Retired Membership 2 7 Union Badge and Scroll 2 8 Discipline of Members 2 9 Authority within the Union Rule 3 Branches and Sections 3 1 Branches 3 2 Branch Business Meetings 3 3 Branch Officers and Committee 3 4 Sections Rule 4 Conferences 4 1 Biennial Conference 4 2 Special Conference 4 3 Occupational Conferences 4 4 Conference Standing Orders 4 5 Tellers Rule 5 National Executive Council Rule 6 President and Vice President Rule 7 General Secretary and Officers 7 1 General Officers 7 2 General Secretary 7 3 Deputy General Secretary 7 4 National Officers 7 5 Remuneration of General Officers National Executive Council Members and Members 7 6 Superannuation Fund Rule 8

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/About/Rules-Constitution.881.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • How can we help? | Communications Workers' Union
    Communications Meteor eMobile Retail Vodafone Retail Carphone Warehouse Managerial Retired Members Regulation Activists Members Login Organising Campaigns Global Solidarity Youth Committee Campaigns Youth News Training Toolkits FAQs Jargon Buster Publications General Secretary Circulars eir Circulars An Post Circulars Latest News Forms Connect Journal NERI General Youth Committee Union Post Contact Us Head Office Email Us Our Location Useful Links Welcome Services How can we help How can we help What is a trade union Trade unions are independent democratic organisations aimed at representing the interests of people at work and negotiating with employers for better terms and conditions for their members A trade union is an organised group of workers Its main goal is to protect and advance the interests of its members A trade union often negotiates agreements with employers on pay and conditions It may also provide legal and financial advice sickness benefits and education facilities to its members What do trade unions do Among the main services a trade union provides to its members are Negotiation Representation on individual matters Information and advice Education and training Member services Legal assistance Providing the best range of benefits and services for our members and their families What happens if I fall seriously ill Can I have my income maintained How do I cope with a serious accident Have I any support in times of legal difficulty Most of us have to be concerned not just about ourselves but about how our families are to be provided for in the event of an illness or financial crisis Everybody knows the benefit of being a CWU member for protection against injustice at work maintaining pay and conditions protecting employment and lobbying government on behalf of our industry However you may not realise that the CWU provides many other social legal and

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/How-can-we-help.66.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • Benefits / Funds | Communications Workers' Union
    declared or undeclared intentional self inflicted injury including suicide or attempted suicide aerial flight other than as a passenger sickness or disease A claim form can be obtained from your local Branch Secretary or Union Head Office Return the form with a certificate regarding hospitalisation In the case of death a Coroner s Report and grant of probate or letters of administration whichever is applicable will also be required DOWNLOAD THE PERSONAL ACCIDENT COVER CLAIM FORM Legal Aid This scheme which is funded from the central funds of the Union provides assistance to In Benefit members of the Union in certain circumstances and subject to certain conditions in relation to Offences under the Road Traffic Acts Compensation claims Inquests Wills Certain legal advice Requests for assistance relating to matters covered by the scheme must be submitted with details of the case through the Branch Section Secretary to Union Head Office The case will then be forwarded to the Union s solicitors for advice Medical Fund Members may make one claim in each category below and subject to the limits outlined the treatment date must be within a 12 month calendar year All expenses must be claimed in the year that the expenditure is incurred and there is no retrospection of claims Dental Grant Up to 305 00 Optical Grant Up to 152 00 Surgical and Medical Appliances Up to 152 00 All claims must be processed through the member s Branch to Union Head Office Claims for children aged between 1 and 18 years only Original receipts requested for processing These receipts will not be returned you may need to copy your own receipts for tax purposes before submission Please be advised that Asthmatic Inhalers will no longer be covered as part of the Medical Fund under Surgical Appliances as these relate to medication which are not covered under the Fund This was brought to our attention during our recent Audit Therefore no further claims will be honoured after the 31st March 2013 DOWNLOAD MEDICAL FUND RULES DOWNLOAD MEDICAL FUND CLAIM FORM Other Funds Optional funds are also operated by the Union for which additional contributions are payable by members Distress Fund Used mainly for the purpose of relieving distress amongst members on official dispute Intellectual Disability Housing Fund Enables the Union to give grants towards the purchase of homes houses on an annual basis to enable people with an intellectual disability to take their place within the community The fund is administered by an Advisory Committee the CWU Finance Committee appointed by the National Executive Council of the Union and three members appointed by Inclusion Ireland Orphan s Pension Fund In the event of the member s death a sum of 20 per week paid monthly may be paid in respect of each child until that child reaches the age of 18 years Each child of a member under the age of 18 years may be entitled to the payment when an in benefit member dies in service This

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/Benefits-Funds.67.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • Added Benefits | Communications Workers' Union
    Other Irish Coastguard DataIreland Dell ESCCU Firereins IBM IO Systems Courier DPD UPS Retail Communications Meteor eMobile Retail Vodafone Retail Carphone Warehouse Managerial Retired Members Regulation Activists Members Login Organising Campaigns Global Solidarity Youth Committee Campaigns Youth News Training Toolkits FAQs Jargon Buster Publications General Secretary Circulars eir Circulars An Post Circulars Latest News Forms Connect Journal NERI General Youth Committee Union Post Contact Us Head Office Email Us Our Location Useful Links Welcome Services Added Benefits Added Benefits Members Value Added Benefits at a glance When you join the Communications Workers Union CWU there are a number of added benefits that your union membership entitles you to Then there are funds which are optional and additional to the general membership fee These cover medical benefits such as optical dental surgical medical appliances There are also a range of discounts available to members with various retailers and services such as Aura Sport Leisure Management and Vision Express There are a range of special discounts which are available to you as a union member All you need is to quote your membership number to avail of them The Union has arranged discounts on things as essential as driving lessons insurance cover

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/Added-Benefits.72.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • Insurance | Communications Workers' Union
    DPD PrintPost IT Other Irish Coastguard DataIreland Dell ESCCU Firereins IBM IO Systems Courier DPD UPS Retail Communications Meteor eMobile Retail Vodafone Retail Carphone Warehouse Managerial Retired Members Regulation Activists Members Login Organising Campaigns Global Solidarity Youth Committee Campaigns Youth News Training Toolkits FAQs Jargon Buster Publications General Secretary Circulars eir Circulars An Post Circulars Latest News Forms Connect Journal NERI General Youth Committee Union Post Contact Us Head Office

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/Insurance.1593.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • Travel | Communications Workers' Union
    Global Solidarity Youth Committee Campaigns Youth News Training Toolkits FAQs Jargon Buster Publications General Secretary Circulars eir Circulars An Post Circulars Latest News Forms Connect Journal NERI General Youth Committee Union Post Contact Us Head Office Email Us Our Location Useful Links Welcome Services Added Benefits Travel Travel Iarnród Éireann has provided a discounted voucher code for CWU members to use when booking train travel for Union related meetings The code will be updated on a weekly basis and bookings made using the code will be discounted by 10 How do I collect my ticket Vending Machine Tickets that are booked online or through our telesales service can be collected from ticket vending machines Simply select Collect Pre booked tickets on screen and enter the Reservation Number on screen Booking Office Tickets may be collected at the booking office by presenting the reservation number and one of the following forms of identification a valid driving license or a valid passport Where a customer has selected a ticket type requiring identification as indicated when booking the appropriate identification must be presented The identification presented must match a name s of those booked under the reservation In the event of a dispute

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/Travel.1597.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • Sports & Leisure | Communications Workers' Union
    Union have teamed up to provide members of the CWU with a 10 discount on the cost of an annual membership This offer is available to all members of the CWU and is valid at all 8 Aura leisure centres throughout Ireland Carrick on Shannon Letterkenny Tullamore Youghal Dundalk Drogheda Trim and Navan As the fastest growing operator in Ireland Aura continues to deliver on its promise of value and great service for all of its users a simple formula with a proven track record of success Fun fitness health for everybody starts at Aura Everybody is different and so are their reasons for wanting better health and wellbeing Some may want to drop a dress size while others want to be fitter and have more energy or give themselves the edge in their chosen sport or some just simply want to relax and meet new friends It varies from person to person Whatever your reasons or goals are we ll be with you all the way guiding inspiring and helping you get results It s also going to be fun and you ll be amazed at what we can achieve together Aura offers people of all ages and abilities the opportunity to become healthier and happier and to feel better about themselves Aura provides new and comfortable surroundings state of the art equipment and a range of courses classes fitness programs and activities for both adults and children To avail of this offer simply present your Union membership card at any of the 8 Aura leisure centres and you will receive a 10 discount on the cost of annual membership The cost of annual membership and facilities vary from centre to centre for example single annual membership ranges from 316 in Dundalk to 535 in Letterkenny Family membership is

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/Sports-Leisure.1594.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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  • Family Fun | Communications Workers' Union
    eir Circulars An Post Circulars Latest News Forms Connect Journal NERI General Youth Committee Union Post Contact Us Head Office Email Us Our Location Useful Links Welcome Services Added Benefits Family Fun Family Fun Great family day out special discounts for CWU members and their families Individuals Save 3 off full admission price Special family offer Supersaver deal of 20 for family of 4 normal price 35 Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion to avail of this offer simply National Sea Life Centre Bray Seafront Bray Co Wicklow Tel 01 286 6939 or visit www sealife ie Planning a trip to Dublin organising a superb start to a corporate night out just trying to arrange something special for a child s birthday treat then why not book a trip on Viking Splash Tours for a unique Dublin experience by Land and Water Our Viking tour guides are the most engaging and amusing that you are likely to find in Dublin City With our fantastic Amphibious World War II Vehicles DUKWs the tour will show you around the sights of Dublin City by land and by water Tour lasts approx 1 hr 15mins Frequent departures

    Original URL path: http://www.cwu.ie/Services/Family-Fun.1595.1.aspx (2015-10-30)
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