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# danger - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

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 7,085 Views 7 Comments

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

# danger - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

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 6,171 Views 8 Comments

A number of houses had to be evacuated.

# danger - Monday 11 August, 2014

Are loom bands dangerous?
# Latest Craze
# Latest Craze

Are loom bands dangerous?

Aug 11th 2014, 9:09 PM 57,244 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 7,840 Views 17 Comments

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

# danger - Thursday 7 August, 2014

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 7,311 Views 14 Comments

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

# danger - Monday 28 July, 2014

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

Unregistered Carlow plumber prosecuted for installing gas boilers

Jul 28th 2014, 4:48 PM 19,748 Views 46 Comments

This is the third successful prosecution by CER this year.

# danger - Sunday 27 July, 2014

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

Is a Terminator-style robot apocalypse a possibility?

Jul 27th 2014, 5:30 PM 13,001 Views 56 Comments

And why are scientists afraid to talk about it?

# danger - Thursday 3 July, 2014

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 31,549 Views 11 Comments

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

# danger - Monday 30 June, 2014

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 40,610 Views 61 Comments

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

# danger - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Viable explosive device made safe in Carrickmines
# Danger
# Danger

Viable explosive device made safe in Carrickmines

Jun 28th 2014, 2:09 PM 12,079 Views 22 Comments

A number of nearby houses were evacuated in the area.

# danger - Saturday 21 June, 2014

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 20,656 Views 18 Comments

Attempts to resuscitate the man were unsuccessful.

# danger - Monday 19 May, 2014

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 11,145 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.

# danger - Friday 9 May, 2014

"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 16,347 Views 19 Comments

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

# danger - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

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 18,395 Views 90 Comments

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

# danger - Saturday 5 April, 2014

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 56,259 Views 33 Comments

One of the two suffered serious injuries in the fall.

# danger - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

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 3,404 Views 4 Comments

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

# danger - Sunday 30 March, 2014

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 38,335 Views 38 Comments

Take cover.

# danger - Sunday 16 March, 2014

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 13,356 Views 12 Comments

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

# danger - Saturday 1 March, 2014

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 6,379 Views 42 Comments

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

# danger - Thursday 13 February, 2014

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 3,144 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.

# danger - Sunday 9 February, 2014

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 22,803 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”.

# danger - Friday 17 January, 2014

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 10,709 Views 21 Comments

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

# danger - Saturday 28 December, 2013

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 12,389 Views 28 Comments

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

# danger - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

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 7,147 Views 9 Comments

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

# danger - Monday 23 December, 2013

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 16,969 Views 13 Comments

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

# danger - Sunday 15 December, 2013

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 13,530 Views 19 Comments

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

# danger - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

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 14,533 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.

# danger - Sunday 17 November, 2013

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

Severe storm and tornadoes threaten Midwestern US states

Nov 17th 2013, 7:44 PM 19,657 Views 39 Comments

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

# danger - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

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 12,606 Views 33 Comments

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

# danger - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Two viable pipe bombs discovered in Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Two viable pipe bombs discovered in Belfast

Nov 9th 2013, 11:09 AM 3,699 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 20,572 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.

# danger - Sunday 27 October, 2013

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 12,687 Views 52 Comments

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

# danger - Saturday 19 October, 2013

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

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes

Oct 19th 2013, 6:14 PM 20,469 Views 32 Comments

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

# danger - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Council warns of the dangers of driving off into the sunset
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Council warns of the dangers of driving off into the sunset

Oct 15th 2013, 7:30 AM 8,305 Views 8 Comments

The council said that while “we can’t change the position of the sun”, there are steps you can take to prepare yourself for driving against the autumn glare.

# danger - Sunday 13 October, 2013

How often do radioactive materials go missing in Ireland?
# Danger
# Danger

How often do radioactive materials go missing in Ireland?

Oct 13th 2013, 5:00 PM 6,600 Views 13 Comments

The Radiological Protection Institute tells us more about the stolen lightning preventers, what they are and when the last time radioactive materials were stolen.

# danger - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Crossbow shot through window in Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Crossbow shot through window in Belfast

Oct 9th 2013, 9:42 AM 3,360 Views 12 Comments

There was a woman in the flat at the time of the attack.

# danger - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Danger! Cows on the loose on M3 in Meath
# Only In Ireland
# Only In Ireland

Danger! Cows on the loose on M3 in Meath

Oct 1st 2013, 5:57 PM 12,469 Views 39 Comments

Motorists have been asked to take extra care.

# danger - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Sun, sand, surf and radiation in the shadow of Fukushima
# Japan
# Japan

Sun, sand, surf and radiation in the shadow of Fukushima

Sep 8th 2013, 8:15 AM 6,898 Views 12 Comments

As news broke this week of toxic water leaking from the plant, surfers say they are worried – but not enough to stay out of the waves there.

# danger - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Indoor eagle release goes as well as can be expected
# U-S-A
From The Daily Edge
# U-S-A

Indoor eagle release goes as well as can be expected

Aug 29th 2013, 10:50 AM 1,098 Views 1 Comment

That is, not very well at all.

# danger - Friday 23 August, 2013

Yosemite fires cause tourists to flee national park
# Emergency
# Emergency

Yosemite fires cause tourists to flee national park

Aug 23rd 2013, 11:59 AM 6,318 Views 5 Comments

A state of emergency has been declared in some parts of California.