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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# precautions

This year
World Cup chiefs ‘well prepared’ for protests or safety threats in France
More than 600,000 international visitors are expected to attend.
Last year
Kilkenny remaining 'massively vigilant' in lead-up to All-Ireland to avoid Covid 'disaster'
The Cats held yesterday’s press night in an outdoor setting as an extra precaution.
All time
Australia to restrict use of AstraZeneca vaccine with ‘necessary precautions’
Pfizer’s jab will now be the preferred vaccine for those under the age of 50.
Visitor restrictions ordered for nursing homes nationwide amid coronavirus fears
Visitors are only told to attend nursing homes in “urgent circumstances”.
Connacht hold emergency meeting about coronavirus concerns ahead of South Africa trip
The Irish province fly out today for this weekend’s clash with the Southern Kings.
An Post suspends all mail to China as coronavirus outbreak spreads
There have been no cases of coronavirus confirmed in Ireland.
Rwanda reopens border with DR Congo after being closed for hours amid latest Ebola outbreak
A third case has been detected in the border city of Goma, home to 2 million people.
Celtic will not take ticket allocation for potential Linfield fixture
The sides could meet in a Champions League qualifier in July.
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.
Scam calls are still very much a thing so here's how to stay safe
Such scams don’t die, they just come in different forms.
Twitter warns users about possible 'government' hacking
The company emailed a number of users alerting them to hacking attempts from ‘state-sponsored actors’.
French schools in Dublin take security measures after Paris attacks
The Lycée Français said it had introduced security precautions in conjunction with gardaí.
Visitor restrictions in place at University Hospital Galway due to vomiting bug
The hospital said they are under tremendous pressure and cannot afford to lose beds because of virus outbreaks.
How to protect yourself against unwanted app charges
Because nobody wants to be greeted with a large bill at the end of the month.
Spotify suffers security breach, but only one user was affected
Spotify’s CTO has issued a statement saying it will require all users to re-enter their username and password into the app as well as requiring Android users to upgrade.
Limiting impacts in training key to cutting concussions - Dr. Michael O'Brien
The head injury specialist feels training time would be far better spent working on skills.
How to keep your smartphone info safe and secure
Nobody wants their phone to be stolen, or lose it, but if it does happen, make sure all your info on it is backed up.
How to be 'proactively protective' with your mobile
Questions remain over the long-term effects of mobiles. What proactive precautions can you take, just in case?
Injury update: Irish quintet set to sit out training
It has also been suggested that several of the squad’s key players will miss Saturday’s clash with Bosnia.