Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 12°C Sunday 26 September 2021

#Fall

# fall - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Man (70s) dies after falling from roof of two-storey property while cleaning
# West Cork
# West Cork

Man (70s) dies after falling from roof of two-storey property while cleaning

Apr 14th 2021, 5:04 PM 33,499 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at Ballineen near Dunmanway in west Cork.

# fall - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Jockey Jamie Moore suffers broken back and sternum
# Injury
From The42
# Injury

Jockey Jamie Moore suffers broken back and sternum

Aug 19th 2020, 2:35 PM 6,081 Views 2 Comments

The 35-year-old had a fall at Fontwell yesterday and was taken to Brighton Hospital.

# fall - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Cardiff City legend Peter Whittingham hospitalised with head injuries after fall at a pub
# Being Treated
From The42
# Being Treated

Cardiff City legend Peter Whittingham hospitalised with head injuries after fall at a pub

Mar 18th 2020, 1:18 PM 9,530 Views 2 Comments

Rumours circulating online were claiming that the 35-year-old had passed away.

# fall - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Girl (12) airlifted to hospital after falling at Rock of Cashel
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Girl (12) airlifted to hospital after falling at Rock of Cashel

Aug 15th 2019, 9:49 PM 26,107 Views 25 Comments

Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# fall - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Irish teenager dies after falling from a wall in Lanzarote
# Puerto Del Carmen
# Puerto Del Carmen

Irish teenager dies after falling from a wall in Lanzarote

Updated Aug 6th 2019, 6:56 PM 134,645 Views 34 Comments

He is understood to have fallen around 15 feet.

# fall - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport
# Fall
# Fall

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport

Nov 24th 2018, 3:45 PM 62,595 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí, the Health and Safety Authority and Dublin Airport authorities are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

# fall - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Garda probe after woman suffers serious injury in fall from window at Dublin city centre hotel
# Clarence Hotel
# Clarence Hotel

Garda probe after woman suffers serious injury in fall from window at Dublin city centre hotel

Nov 18th 2018, 2:48 PM 36,273 Views 3 Comments

A woman in her 20s was arrested at the scene over the incident but later released.

# fall - Saturday 8 September, 2018

We need to talk about 'the autumn fetish', and why it cannot be a thing in Ireland
# Autumn Fetish
From The Daily Edge
# Autumn Fetish

We need to talk about 'the autumn fetish', and why it cannot be a thing in Ireland

Sep 8th 2018, 7:30 PM 6,151 Views 1 Comment

Enough is enough.

# fall - Monday 4 June, 2018

Irish Olympian Jonty Evans in intensive care following fall
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Irish Olympian Jonty Evans in intensive care following fall

Jun 4th 2018, 5:40 PM 24,659 Views 10 Comments

The 46-year-old suffered the accident during the Tattersalls International Horse Trials

# fall - Monday 25 December, 2017

'When I got the tube in my side, my lungs were punctured, I realised things were more serious then'
# Inspiring
From The42
# Inspiring

'When I got the tube in my side, my lungs were punctured, I realised things were more serious then'

Dec 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 20,961 Views 2 Comments

Robbie McNamara was due to ride Lord Windermere in the 2015 Aintree Grand National. The day beforehand, his life changed forever.

# fall - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham
# Ruby's Return
From The42
# Ruby's Return

Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham

Nov 21st 2017, 5:58 PM 2,914 Views 2 Comments

‘The physical pain goes away but the mental pain stays with you until you are back.’

# fall - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Ruby Walsh taken to hospital with suspected broken leg following fall at Punchestown
# Injury
From The42
# Injury

Ruby Walsh taken to hospital with suspected broken leg following fall at Punchestown

Nov 18th 2017, 9:43 PM 5,053 Views 6 Comments

The 38-year-old jockey was taken to hospital following a suspected leg break on Saturday.

# fall - Friday 29 September, 2017

One man dies after rocks weighing 1,300 tonnes fall at Yosemite National Park
# California
# California

One man dies after rocks weighing 1,300 tonnes fall at Yosemite National Park

Sep 29th 2017, 2:31 PM 22,881 Views 16 Comments

A 32-year-old Welsh man died and his wife was hospitalised in one of the incidents in the California park.

# fall - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Ana O'Brien fractures vertebrae in her neck and back but brain scan comes back clear
# Update
From The42
# Update

Ana O'Brien fractures vertebrae in her neck and back but brain scan comes back clear

Jul 19th 2017, 11:56 AM 19,157 Views 12 Comments

The young jockey faces several months of rehabilitation after yesterday’s fall at Killarney.

# fall - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Woman settles personal injuries claim with Dorothy Perkins over ladder fall
# Jervis Shopping Centre
# Jervis Shopping Centre

Woman settles personal injuries claim with Dorothy Perkins over ladder fall

Mar 14th 2017, 3:17 PM 22,972 Views 32 Comments

The shop denied negligence in the case.

# fall - Friday 10 March, 2017

Man rushed to hospital after suffering 25ft fall from scaffolding today in Dublin
# Bull Island
# Bull Island

Man rushed to hospital after suffering 25ft fall from scaffolding today in Dublin

Mar 10th 2017, 9:17 PM 22,773 Views 18 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade attended the scene at Bull Island earlier today.

# fall - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre

Sep 14th 2016, 5:04 PM 142,373 Views 95 Comments

The incident occurred at about 4.35pm today.

# fall - Friday 26 August, 2016

Billionaire Richard Branson thought he was going to die after falling off his bike
# Blessed Virgin
# Blessed Virgin

Billionaire Richard Branson thought he was going to die after falling off his bike

Aug 26th 2016, 4:33 PM 37,656 Views 100 Comments

He shared photos of his injuries today.

# fall - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Boy scarred for life after falling in creche awarded €45,000
# Circuit Civil Court
# Circuit Civil Court

Boy scarred for life after falling in creche awarded €45,000

Jul 19th 2016, 3:57 PM 23,555 Views 42 Comments

The boy fell on an uneven floor.

# fall - Friday 8 July, 2016

Woman awarded €55,000 damages after slipping on yoghurt in Tesco
# Compensation
# Compensation

Woman awarded €55,000 damages after slipping on yoghurt in Tesco

Jul 8th 2016, 3:56 PM 35,521 Views 64 Comments

The woman suffers ongoing shoulder pain and had to leave her job as a result of the incident.

# fall - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Toddler who fell from balcony transferred to Temple Street in "critical" condition
# Strand Hotel
# Strand Hotel

Toddler who fell from balcony transferred to Temple Street in "critical" condition

Jul 3rd 2016, 12:38 PM 59,208 Views 20 Comments

The boy is in a serious condition in hospital.

# fall - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Ikea recalls stair gate after a number of children suffer falls
# Danger
# Danger

Ikea recalls stair gate after a number of children suffer falls

Jun 25th 2016, 9:41 AM 12,945 Views 16 Comments

The company said the locking mechanism is not reliable and poses a risk to small children.

# fall - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Schoolgirl who fell on metal bar in playground receives €42k in damages
# Dublin
# Dublin

Schoolgirl who fell on metal bar in playground receives €42k in damages

Apr 20th 2016, 6:08 AM 25,634 Views 35 Comments

The 13-year-old girl was scarred for life after the fall.

# fall - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

People are stepping on banana peels to see if they're as slippy as they are in cartoons
# Splat
From The Daily Edge
# Splat

People are stepping on banana peels to see if they're as slippy as they are in cartoons

Mar 30th 2016, 8:05 PM 5,937 Views 3 Comments

Short answer: Yes they are. But why not watch a few people snotting themselves for the craic?

# fall - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

This gal's strangely graceful nightclub fall is going viral on Facebook
# I Believe I Can Fly
From The Daily Edge
# I Believe I Can Fly

This gal's strangely graceful nightclub fall is going viral on Facebook

Mar 22nd 2016, 7:39 PM 11,449 Views 2 Comments

When your legs don’t work like they used to before…

# fall - Friday 18 March, 2016

Construction worker dies after falling from 53rd floor of LA skyscraper
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Construction worker dies after falling from 53rd floor of LA skyscraper

Mar 18th 2016, 7:44 AM 26,785 Views 32 Comments

The electrician had removed his hard hat, construction company officials said.

# fall - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Walker sues for €60k after falling and cutting her knee while hiking Wicklow Way
# Sally Gash
# Sally Gash

Walker sues for €60k after falling and cutting her knee while hiking Wicklow Way

Feb 2nd 2016, 1:58 PM 57,517 Views 0 Comments

Teresa Wall says the ‘boardwalk was in a disgraceful state’.

# fall - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Man in serious condition after falling from first floor of Limerick hospital
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man in serious condition after falling from first floor of Limerick hospital

Jan 21st 2016, 6:32 PM 22,239 Views 14 Comments

The HSE said it is looking into the incident.

# fall - Monday 4 January, 2016

19 year old in critical condition after falling through roof of vacant building
# Dublin
# Dublin

19 year old in critical condition after falling through roof of vacant building

Jan 4th 2016, 11:00 PM 65,130 Views 35 Comments

The young man sustained serious head injuries in the fall.

# fall - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

This woman's epic fall in the cinema is going mega, mega viral
# Aghwbaghwaaargh
From The Daily Edge
# Aghwbaghwaaargh

This woman's epic fall in the cinema is going mega, mega viral

Dec 1st 2015, 9:36 AM 11,352 Views 8 Comments

Anyone for popcorn?

# fall - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Dunnes worker awarded €15k after slipping on wet floor while carrying box of doughnuts
# Damages
# Damages

Dunnes worker awarded €15k after slipping on wet floor while carrying box of doughnuts

Nov 24th 2015, 1:50 PM 16,841 Views 27 Comments

Alison Leavey’s wrist was injured after it was caught in a door.

# fall - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Dublin Airport WON'T have to pay woman €60,000 for fall
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin Airport WON'T have to pay woman €60,000 for fall

Nov 18th 2015, 1:32 PM 37,712 Views 33 Comments

Sally Moses said she did not see a step because it was not adequately illuminated.

# fall - Saturday 7 November, 2015

A Smithfield waiter snotted himself but made the most fantastic recovery
# On His Ear
From The Daily Edge
# On His Ear

A Smithfield waiter snotted himself but made the most fantastic recovery

Nov 7th 2015, 4:26 PM 9,649 Views 3 Comments

Adam. Hero.

# fall - Thursday 24 September, 2015

19-year-old seriously injured after falling from balcony in Galway
# Headford Road
# Headford Road

19-year-old seriously injured after falling from balcony in Galway

Sep 24th 2015, 3:20 PM 22,713 Views 7 Comments

He was taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.

# fall - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

8 indisputable things that are just better in autumn
# Cosy
From The Daily Edge
# Cosy

8 indisputable things that are just better in autumn

Sep 8th 2015, 10:56 AM 6,043 Views 2 Comments

There’s a distinct chill in the air.

# fall - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Here's how to find your iPhone if it falls from a plane
# Whoops
# Whoops

Here's how to find your iPhone if it falls from a plane

Aug 1st 2015, 9:45 AM 12,616 Views 17 Comments

More a case of “when” rather than “if”, really.

# fall - Friday 24 July, 2015

"He was snared by that trap" - Adventurer Mark Pollock sues for damages over paralysing fall
# Courts
# Courts

"He was snared by that trap" - Adventurer Mark Pollock sues for damages over paralysing fall

Jul 24th 2015, 10:30 PM 50,712 Views 0 Comments

He says the decision to take a case against his friends was not taken “lightly” and he wants any damages paid by their insurance.

Two dead after car falls more than 1,000 ft from mountain
# Tragic
# Tragic

Two dead after car falls more than 1,000 ft from mountain

Jul 24th 2015, 8:10 PM 48,409 Views 9 Comments

The incident happened at around 7.30am this morning.

# fall - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Mark Pollock sues friends over paralysing fall at their home
# Courts
# Courts

Mark Pollock sues friends over paralysing fall at their home

Jul 23rd 2015, 12:25 PM 71,546 Views 0 Comments

The motivational speaker and adventurer broke his back in three places.

# fall - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Irish jockey Eddie Creighton in induced coma after fall
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Irish jockey Eddie Creighton in induced coma after fall

Jun 27th 2015, 10:17 PM 6,623 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred at Warrnambool racecourse in Australia on Saturday.

1 2 3 4