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Man in his 90s killed in Kerry farm accident
It is understood the accident involved a tractor and machinery.
'I just remember the tractor wheel going over me': How an accident changed a child's life in seconds
Kerrie Leonard was left paralysed after an accident on her family’s farm.
Man in his 70s dies after falling into slurry pit in Co Monaghan
Garda and HSA investigations are under way.
Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.
Man dies suddenly in workplace incident at Dublin Port
Gardaí are investigating the death of the man.
Tributes paid to builder killed in 'tragic accident' in Clare
The local community is said to be “numbed” by the incident.
'A terrible tragedy': Farmer (90s) dies in accident on Kilkenny farm
HSA inspectors arrived on the scene this afternoon to carry out an investigation.
Man dies after falling from roof at Monaghan hotel
Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the incident.
Man in his 40s dies in workplace incident in Cork
Gardaí and the HSA are investigating what happened.
Man in his 20s dies in workplace incident in Kildare
Gardaí are investigating what happened.
Man in his 70s dies after being struck by teleporter at Meath farm
The accident happened at a potato farm near Stamullen.
47 people died in workplace accidents last year (and 14 of them were elderly farmers)
New figures from the Health and Safety Authority show that there were 47 fatal accidents last year, up one from 46 the year before.
Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim
Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority has launched an investigation into the incident.
Laois man dies after being struck by large fuse box at St Patrick's University Hospital
He was removed to St James’ Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Poll: Do you feel stressed at work?
A new campaign aims to raise awareness of its affects.
Two men die in separate accidents while repairing storm damage
The men, aged in their 50s and 70s, died over the weekend.
Man dies after being overcome by fumes in industrial accident
Gardaí are investigating the incident.
Watchdog to target discount and hardware stores for banned hazardous chemicals
The Health and Safety Authority has today launched a nationwide inspection campaign.
Farmers account for most work-related deaths in Ireland
Half of the fatalities last year involved self-employed people.
Ireland's crane drivers to carry out second day of strike action tomorrow
The workers want their hourly rate of pay increased to €27.
Company fined €750,000 over Killarney hotel lift that fell three floors
All five had been guests at a wedding.
Baby boy (1) dies on farm in Kilkenny
Emergency services were called to the farm at about 3.15pm this afternoon.
Man (50s) dies after falling into a slurry pit in Co Clare
Gardaí and health and safety inspectors are investigating the incident.
11 workers taken to hospital after 'uncontrolled release' in Poolbeg incinerator
Two people remain in hospital.
Some simple steps can make the most dangerous job in Ireland a little safer
Sometimes it’s even a matter of just getting someone to help.
Wexford father-of-three dies following domestic accident involving incinerator
The tragic accident occurred yesterday morning.
Man injured while constructing roller coaster in Cork
He has been released from hospital.
Two men die in separate farm accidents
One man was struck by a tractor and the other was killed when his quad overturned.
Man (70s) dies after being crushed by digger at his home in Co Clare
The accident happened at just after 12pm this afternoon.
Investigations launched after man dies in Kildare workplace accident
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
'You could have to live with the guilt': Warning to employers over staff driving laws
New campaign to highlight employer’s responsibility to workers who drive.
Man in his 30s dies after falling from roof in Kerry
Gardaí and the HSA have begun investigations.
Almost half of all workplace deaths last year were on farms
Accidents involving vehicles accounted for nearly half of all fatalities in 2016.
Two men die in separate accidents at quarry and farm
One took place in Monaghan, the other in Wexford.
Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm
The Health and Safety Authority and gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the accident.
Man in his 20s dies after wall collapses in Waterford
The incident occurred around 3.50pm this afternoon.
Cork farmer airlifted to hospital after farm accident
It’s understood that his injuries are from a tractor related accident.
Man dies in Hacketstown farming accident
The Health and Safety Authority and the gardaí are investigating his death.
Defence Forces member hospitalised after incident during parachute jump
The accident, which involved the male soldier making a ‘hard landing’, happened earlier this afternoon at Custume Barracks in Athlone.
Man (35) dies in industrial accident in Cork
The incident occurred at about 1.30am today.