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Farmers claim farm deaths are 'due to all kinds of human error and animal unpredictability'
# Phil Hogan
# Phil Hogan

Farmers claim farm deaths are 'due to all kinds of human error and animal unpredictability'

Jan 5th 2015, 4:48 PM 7,778 Views 23 Comments

Suggestions by Phil Hogan about withholding grant funding over farm safety have been criticised.

Do we legally have to stop and help someone in danger?
# Tugce Albayrak
# Tugce Albayrak

Do we legally have to stop and help someone in danger?

Dec 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,729 Views 10 Comments

Right now, not really.

Man ends up in ICU after chugging carton of eggnog in 12 seconds
# Egg Nope
From The Daily Edge
# Egg Nope

Man ends up in ICU after chugging carton of eggnog in 12 seconds

Dec 24th 2014, 9:10 AM 1,959 Views 2 Comments

Stay away from eggnog, kids.

Young farmer attacked with hammer in fake jeep deal
# Deal Gone Wrong
# Deal Gone Wrong

Young farmer attacked with hammer in fake jeep deal

Dec 17th 2014, 5:44 PM 27,270 Views 26 Comments

The 24-year-old man sustained a broken eye-socket and cheek bone.

"There's a lot of danger out there" - young people describe homelessness
# Homeless
# Homeless

"There's a lot of danger out there" - young people describe homelessness

Nov 20th 2014, 3:47 PM 7,441 Views 10 Comments

Young people are featured in a new video from the Ombudsman for Children’s office.

The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly
# Child Safety
# Child Safety

The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly

Nov 6th 2014, 4:44 PM 1,492 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie speaks to an expert on how best to make your home safe for a young child.

Inmates in Brazilian prison take guards hostage in latest riot
# Parana
# Parana

Inmates in Brazilian prison take guards hostage in latest riot

Oct 14th 2014, 8:02 PM 7,855 Views 1 Comment

The riot was the fifth in Parana this month and the 21st this year.

Minister Coveney announces new service for bereaved farm families
# Safety First
# Safety First

Minister Coveney announces new service for bereaved farm families

Sep 24th 2014, 8:00 PM 7,106 Views 7 Comments

So far this year 20 people have died in farming accidents.

A viable device was found in Cavan today, it has now been made safe
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

A viable device was found in Cavan today, it has now been made safe

Sep 3rd 2014, 4:34 PM 6,221 Views 8 Comments

A number of houses had to be evacuated.

Are loom bands dangerous?
# Latest Craze
# Latest Craze

Are loom bands dangerous?

Aug 11th 2014, 9:09 PM 57,975 Views 58 Comments

An online parenting site has raised concerns.

Rwanda tests German student for Ebola
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Rwanda tests German student for Ebola

Aug 11th 2014, 7:40 AM 7,867 Views 17 Comments

The results will be available in 48 hours, the country’s health ministry said.

State of emergency declared in Liberia over deadly Ebola outbreak
# Virus
# Virus

State of emergency declared in Liberia over deadly Ebola outbreak

Aug 7th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,325 Views 14 Comments

The deadly disease has killed around two-thirds of those affected.

Unregistered Carlow plumber prosecuted for installing gas boilers
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Unregistered Carlow plumber prosecuted for installing gas boilers

Jul 28th 2014, 4:48 PM 19,932 Views 46 Comments

This is the third successful prosecution by CER this year.

Is a Terminator-style robot apocalypse a possibility?
# Terminator
# Terminator

Is a Terminator-style robot apocalypse a possibility?

Jul 27th 2014, 5:30 PM 13,413 Views 56 Comments

And why are scientists afraid to talk about it?

Fancy sliding down Bray Head on a 90-metre slip 'n slide? Now you can
# Born Slippy
# Born Slippy

Fancy sliding down Bray Head on a 90-metre slip 'n slide? Now you can

Jul 3rd 2014, 7:00 AM 31,599 Views 11 Comments

Do you have the guts to slide down the seaside slope on a li-lo at 25 kilometres per hour?

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog

Jun 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 40,695 Views 61 Comments

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

Viable explosive device made safe in Carrickmines
# Danger
# Danger

Viable explosive device made safe in Carrickmines

Jun 28th 2014, 2:09 PM 12,111 Views 22 Comments

A number of nearby houses were evacuated in the area.

Man dies after falling into slurry tank on Cork farm
# Farm Accident
# Farm Accident

Man dies after falling into slurry tank on Cork farm

Jun 21st 2014, 4:19 PM 20,790 Views 18 Comments

Attempts to resuscitate the man were unsuccessful.

15-year-old in court as drivers warned about spate of carjackings
# BE CARFEUL
# BE CARFEUL

15-year-old in court as drivers warned about spate of carjackings

May 19th 2014, 9:50 AM 11,166 Views 0 Comments

A teenager will appear in court today after a taxi driver had his car hijacked in the early hours of Sunday morning.

"Shocking" lack of awareness of heart failure symptoms among Irish public
# Danger
# Danger

"Shocking" lack of awareness of heart failure symptoms among Irish public

May 9th 2014, 9:02 AM 16,376 Views 21 Comments

87 per cent of people surveyed mistook these symptoms for ‘normal signs of ageing”.

Gardaí to begin nationwide crackdown on drivers using mobile phones
# Put It Away
# Put It Away

Gardaí to begin nationwide crackdown on drivers using mobile phones

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:35 AM 18,480 Views 90 Comments

The national mobile phone operation will take place over the next two days, beginning tomorrow.

Two tourists injured after falling 150 feet at Howth cliffs
# Rescue
# Rescue

Two tourists injured after falling 150 feet at Howth cliffs

Apr 5th 2014, 8:17 PM 56,590 Views 33 Comments

One of the two suffered serious injuries in the fall.

Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat
# Keats
From The42
# Keats

Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:00 AM 3,422 Views 4 Comments

The out-half explains that his province’s analysis of Saturday’s quarter-final opposition has been ongoing for seven weeks.

These 10 cities are most at risk of natural disasters
# Duck And Cover
# Duck And Cover

These 10 cities are most at risk of natural disasters

Mar 30th 2014, 10:15 AM 38,360 Views 38 Comments

Take cover.

Irish neighbourhoods 'at risk of Harlem style gas explosion'
# Danger
# Danger

Irish neighbourhoods 'at risk of Harlem style gas explosion'

Mar 16th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,423 Views 12 Comments

A contractors association warned against the dangers of illegal gas work in homes.

Tánaiste says Russian forces in Ukraine is a ‘dangerous situation’
# Military Force
# Military Force

Tánaiste says Russian forces in Ukraine is a ‘dangerous situation’

Mar 1st 2014, 9:20 PM 6,402 Views 42 Comments

Eamon Gilmore on the Russian Federation to abide by international law and to respect Ukraine’s territorial integrity and independence.

Sochi Bobsled crash leaves course worker with two compound leg fractures
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

Sochi Bobsled crash leaves course worker with two compound leg fractures

Feb 13th 2014, 4:14 PM 3,150 Views 1 Comment

The man has been rushed to hospital, but it remains unclear why he was in the braking zone of the Bobsled course.

Martin: There's a danger marriage will lose originality if gay marriage allowed
# Original
# Original

Martin: There's a danger marriage will lose originality if gay marriage allowed

Feb 9th 2014, 7:25 PM 22,857 Views 373 Comments

Despite his own views, the Archbishop of Dublin said debates on issues like this should be carried out “in a mature way”.

US health report finds cigarettes are more dangerous than ever
# Smoking
# Smoking

US health report finds cigarettes are more dangerous than ever

Jan 17th 2014, 12:15 PM 10,728 Views 21 Comments

The report warns that smoking cigarettes can cause blindness, diabetes, erectile dysfunction and liver cancer.

Legal highs stolen from Belfast shop not to be ingested, warns PSNI
# Robbery
# Robbery

Legal highs stolen from Belfast shop not to be ingested, warns PSNI

Dec 28th 2013, 10:37 AM 12,414 Views 28 Comments

Bags of Herbal Haze, China White and Dust till Dawn were stolen from a shop yesterday.

Be careful: Most accident-prone days of the year are Stephen’s Day and 27 December
# INJURIES AND ILLNESSES
# INJURIES AND ILLNESSES

Be careful: Most accident-prone days of the year are Stephen’s Day and 27 December

Dec 24th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,175 Views 9 Comments

Colds, minor burns and injuries from falls are the most common types of injuries and illnesses.

Driver rescued from Achill lake after car plunges in during treacherous conditions
# Rescue
# Rescue

Driver rescued from Achill lake after car plunges in during treacherous conditions

Dec 23rd 2013, 9:45 AM 17,001 Views 13 Comments

The rescue was complicated by gale force winds, sleet and snow showers as water rapidly filled the car.

Somali piracy is down 90 per cent from last year
# High Seas
# High Seas

Somali piracy is down 90 per cent from last year

Dec 15th 2013, 5:00 PM 13,901 Views 19 Comments

New security measures take effect – but there are still “suspicious approaches” to ships.

IKEA warns of lamp 'strangulation hazard' after toddler death
# IKEA
# IKEA

IKEA warns of lamp 'strangulation hazard' after toddler death

Dec 11th 2013, 8:05 AM 14,604 Views 13 Comments

The company has asked customers to go back to the store or call customer service to receive a free kit to fix the cord to the wall.

Severe storm and tornadoes threaten Midwestern US states
# Weatherwatch
# Weatherwatch

Severe storm and tornadoes threaten Midwestern US states

Nov 17th 2013, 7:44 PM 19,679 Views 39 Comments

53 million people in ten states are at significant risk for thunderstorms and tornadoes.

Satellite crashes into the Atlantic, but what about next one?
# Look Out
# Look Out

Satellite crashes into the Atlantic, but what about next one?

Nov 12th 2013, 9:11 AM 12,623 Views 33 Comments

How often do satellites crash to earth and should we be worried?

Two viable pipe bombs discovered in Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Two viable pipe bombs discovered in Belfast

Nov 9th 2013, 11:09 AM 3,719 Views 2 Comments

The two devices were discovered on the Belfast Road yesterday evening.

Getting winter ready: Councils stockpile salt in preparation for icy conditions
# Ice Ice Baby
# Ice Ice Baby

Getting winter ready: Councils stockpile salt in preparation for icy conditions

Nov 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 20,613 Views 21 Comments

Following the cold snaps of 2009 and 2010, some councils said they are well prepared for the icy conditions ahead this winter.

Warning over fireworks danger - and €10,000 fine for using them illegally
# Halloween
# Halloween

Warning over fireworks danger - and €10,000 fine for using them illegally

Oct 27th 2013, 6:30 PM 12,799 Views 52 Comments

Meanwhile, Greyhound is asking people to be vigilant in case their bins are targeted during the Halloween period.

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes
# FBI
# FBI

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes

Oct 19th 2013, 6:14 PM 20,478 Views 32 Comments

This follows two incidents on Tuesday in which lasers were pointed at the cockpits of planes.