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Monday 29 May 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Injuries

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# Health and Safety
HSA warn against workplace accidents due to 48 people dying last year
The Health and Safety Authority said so far this year 38 people have lost their lives in accidents at work.
# Tyrone
24-year-old man seriously injured in Omagh assault
The assault happened in the Main Street area of Carrickmore last night.
# talismen
Brian O'Driscoll and Peter O'Mahony major doubts for Heineken Cup openers
Munster coach Rob Penney confirmed that his captain ‘certainly won’t be compromised’ if he fails to recover from a concussive blow.
# Injuries
Connacht's Willie Faloon out for up to five months
The 27-year-old picked up a foot injury in the defeat to Ulster.
# Injuries
Felix Jones on the mend, O'Donnell could be set for three-month absence
There’s good and bad injury news for Munster fans.
# Tragedy
Coal mine collapses killing at least 24 in Afghanistan
Afghanistan has vast mineral deposits.
# Afghanistan
One killed, 18 injured in Taliban bomb at US consulate
The US State Department said there were no American casualties though four Afghan policemen were among the wounded.
# Red Hands
Tyrone boss 'annoyed' at decision not to award free after Harte injury
Mickey Harte lamented the loss of Peter Harte and Stephen O’Neill in the first-half of yesterday’s clash in Croke Park.
# Recovery
Limerick hopeful attacking duo Tobin and Downes will be fit for Clare clash
John Allen’s side meet Davy Fitzgerald’s team in Sunday week’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final in Croke Park.
# Clare
Clare's Davy Fitz: 'When it involves head injuries, we just have to be so careful'
The Banner manager has called for an independent doctor to make judgements in suspected concussion cases in the GAA.
# Croagh Patrick
Two people seriously injured during Croagh Patrick pilgrimage
One woman sustained a head injury and a man in his 50s had a suspected cardiac arrest.
# Absent
McHugh ruled out for Donegal due to perforated eardrum and concussion
The Donegal attacker suffered a perforated eardrum, concussion and a quad muscle tear in last Sunday’s Ulster final.
# Spain
Irishman reportedly among at least 21 injured following Pamplona bull run
A pile-up blocking the entrance to the arena led to several people being injured in the chaos at the San Fermin festival.
# Rebels
Cork hurlers hopeful of McLoughlin return as Cronin back in action
The latest on the Cork hurlers injury situation before Sunday week’s Munster hurling final against Limerick.
# Collision
Pedestrian injured in collision with Dublin Bus
The collision took place at 12 noon at the junction of Christchurch Place and Nicholas Street.
# Comment
5 talking points - Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final
The sides finished all square yesterday in Portlaoise and get set to replay next Saturday.
# Roads
Man dies in two-car collision in Donegal
The collision happened on the Ballybofey to Glenfin Road, on the outskirts of Ballybofey, just after 3.30am this morning.
# East Belfast
Four men arrested after two males assaulted
The victims were taken away for questioning by police this morning, and witnesses are being sought.
# Injuries
Tipperary footballers sweat over fitness of key attacker Grogan
Defender Brian Fox is also an injury doubt for their All-Ireland qualifier against Galway on Saturday week.
# need for speed
Dr Eanna Falvey: Lightweight boots play a huge part in players sustaining foot injuries
The Ireland and Lions team doctor reveals a senior Ireland rugby player had to give up a lucrative deal as his boots were leading to injuries.
# strewth
Deans forced to fish out the phone book again as Aussies drop like flies
Injuries to three key players have, once again, led to the Wallabies coach calling in replacements.
# Sidelined
8 injured GAA stars we'll miss seeing in action this summer
As the championship takes centre stage, some inter-county players are on the sidelines watching on.
# Northern Ireland
Woman arrested after man seriously injured by petrol bomb
The lit petrol bomb was thrown through the window of a house in Derry, seriously injuring the 45-year-old man inside.
# Injuries
Limerick stars Galvin and Ryan face race to be fit for Cork championship clash
Limerick’s Division 4 league final win last night was overshadowed by late injuries to key players.
# West Yorkshire
Update: One woman killed in hen party mini-bus crash
The minibus was carrying a group on women when it was involved in the crash with a lorry on the M62.
More than €45m paid out to patients injured in HSE hospitals
Figures from the State Claims Agency show that a total of €45.8 million was paid out last year.
Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown
Boston native, Larry Donnelly reflects on the the horrific events that happened at the Boston Marathon this week, saying he’s been heartened by the expressions of solidarity from countless Irish people who have such a special affinity with the most Irish city in the US.
# Arrest
Man (25) arrested after three assaulted overnight
One person was stabbed on Grafton St, while two others were assaulted on Chatham Row in Dublin city centre.
# Job shadow
Pat Lam settles into life at Connacht as players begin to drop like flies
The New Zealander expanded on his rugby philosophies, which hopefully includes decent player management.
# Roads
Gardaí urge caution as 48 lives already lost on Irish roads
If you will be driving anywhere in Ireland this bank holiday weekend, gardaí are urging you to stay safe on the roads.
# Jinxed
Curse of the O2 Irish Rugby advert
Every Ireland player featured in the mobile phone company’s advertisement met with adversity in the Six Nations.
# Rescue
Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country
The Coast Guard said the west of the country was the busiest area but this is not unusual for the first bank holiday of the year.
# DK 2015
Campaign to retain Declan Kidney for 2015 World Cup gathers momentum
A positive spin on Ireland’s prospects is emerging from the team camp ahead of the Six Nations finale.
# bruised bod
O'Driscoll and Marshall concussion doubts for Italy match
The Irish backline against Italy in Rome will be unrecognisable from the one that started against Wales in February.
# farm safety
Farmers' association urges caution as busy farms signal rise in accidents
Last year, 21 people died in farm related incidents, mainly injured by equipment and livestock.
# M50 crash
Pics: 7 injured after cars collide with motorist driving wrong way down M50
At least three cars were involved in the collision on the M50 near Sandyford last night. The Garda Ombudsman is part of the investigation into the incident.
# everybody hurts
Reaction: Headcount needed after England leave Ireland 'bruised and battered'
Irish coach Declan Kidney, meanwhile, was refusing to concede the Six Nations title to England.
# Preview
VIDEO: Tom McGurk and RTE get ready for 6 Nations opener
If this short preview doesn’t get you excited for Ireland v Wales, nothing will.
# Injuries
Falvey at forefront of sports medicine
He’s a medic involved heavily in Irish rugby and boxing but Dr Eanna Falvey is also pioneering a new facility which is aiming to significantly tackle cruciate and groin injuries.
# Stabbing
Three arrested after man stabbed in Kimmage
A man was found with stab wounds outside a house in the south Dublin suburb just before 3am this morning.