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#Emergency Response

# emergency-response - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Wildfires now under control in Killarney National Park, as Mourne Mountain fire operations begin to wind down
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

Wildfires now under control in Killarney National Park, as Mourne Mountain fire operations begin to wind down

Updated Apr 25th 2021, 6:05 PM 47,858 Views 15 Comments
  • The Taoiseach said the Kerry blaze has caused “devastating” damage.
  • Thousands of acres of the national park were engulfed in flames.
  • In the Mourne Mountains, firefighting operations are being wound down.

# emergency-response - Monday 18 February, 2019

Emergency services dealing with chemical incident in Co Clare
# Ennis
# Ennis

Emergency services dealing with chemical incident in Co Clare

Updated Feb 18th 2019, 12:43 PM 30,254 Views 6 Comments

Fire service received a call to the River Lodge Health and Fitness centre at 6.30am.

# emergency-response - Friday 27 January, 2017

Armed gardaí rush to 'robbery' only to find TY students making a film
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

Armed gardaí rush to 'robbery' only to find TY students making a film

Jan 27th 2017, 10:09 PM 30,135 Views 27 Comments

The incident happened on Wednesday evening.

# emergency-response - Thursday 29 September, 2016

"Simply appalling": Criticism of 20% car insurance hike for first responders
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

"Simply appalling": Criticism of 20% car insurance hike for first responders

Sep 29th 2016, 4:21 PM 17,620 Views 38 Comments

Aviva: “The question is: who is responsible in the event of a first responder volunteer having an accident with a tragic outcome?”

# emergency-response - Thursday 2 June, 2016

"My son fell in with the gorilla"- Police release mother's frantic 911 call from Cincinnati Zoo
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

"My son fell in with the gorilla"- Police release mother's frantic 911 call from Cincinnati Zoo

Jun 2nd 2016, 9:21 AM 14,725 Views 42 Comments

No decision has yet been made on whether charges are to be brought against the mother.

# emergency-response - Friday 8 April, 2016

How Donegal Mountain Rescue Team is using drones to save people
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

How Donegal Mountain Rescue Team is using drones to save people

Apr 8th 2016, 3:31 PM 13,325 Views 15 Comments

Tests from the Donegal Mountain Rescue Team will help shape EU regulations.

# emergency-response - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

The Red Cross is setting up emergency drinking water points on the Shannon
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

The Red Cross is setting up emergency drinking water points on the Shannon

Dec 8th 2015, 8:06 PM 15,262 Views 39 Comments

Here’s where they’ll be…

# emergency-response - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services?

Dec 3rd 2014, 9:10 AM 8,338 Views 54 Comments

A report yesterday criticised response times and the fleet’s age.

# emergency-response - Monday 25 February, 2013

Over 100 people rescued from Wicklow mountains in 5 days
# Roads
# Roads

Over 100 people rescued from Wicklow mountains in 5 days

Feb 25th 2013, 1:33 PM 17,826 Views 44 Comments

Rescue services call for warning signs to alert motorists to ice and snow-laden roads over Sally Gap.

# emergency-response - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Inquiry into overpricing in New York in aftermath of storm Sandy
# New York
# New York

Inquiry into overpricing in New York in aftermath of storm Sandy

Nov 6th 2012, 9:39 AM 6,032 Views 16 Comments

The state’s attorney general is investigating alleged price gouging as the cost of petrol and emergency supplies rose in the aftermath of the storm last week.

# emergency-response - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Read Me: Why we've put lifesaving technology in an 1814 lighthouse
# Bright Sparks
# Bright Sparks

Read Me: Why we've put lifesaving technology in an 1814 lighthouse

Nov 1st 2012, 11:22 AM 7,278 Views 31 Comments

Robin Blandford explains why putting his emergency response team software company into another lifesaving location couldn’t be more appropriate.

# emergency-response - Monday 26 December, 2011

Irish aid arrives in Philippines after Typhoon Washi
# Emergency
# Emergency

Irish aid arrives in Philippines after Typhoon Washi

Dec 26th 2011, 4:01 PM 1,341 Views 1 Comment

The tents and blankets were sent in the wake of the devastating typhoon which killed over 1,000 earlier this month.

# emergency-response - Wednesday 11 August, 2010

Restaurants closed over gas fears
# Restaurants Closed
# Restaurants Closed

Restaurants closed over gas fears

Aug 11th 2010, 9:01 PM 226 Views 0 Comments

Two premises in the North have been closed by inspectors checking the safety of gas appliances in the area.