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#Safety

# safety - Wednesday 21 September, 2022

Amateur pilot said plane was ‘dodgy’ prior to footballer Emiliano Sala’s fatal flight
# Crash
# Crash

Amateur pilot said plane was ‘dodgy’ prior to footballer Emiliano Sala’s fatal flight

Sep 21st 2022, 9:30 AM 24,452 Views 3 Comments

Sala was joining then Premier League club Cardiff City in a £15 million transfer.

# safety - Tuesday 6 September, 2022

95% of 8-12 year-olds own their own smart device, new survey finds
# Safety
# Safety

95% of 8-12 year-olds own their own smart device, new survey finds

Updated Sep 6th 2022, 7:20 AM 12,740 Views 11 Comments

A total of 34% reported they can go online ‘whenever they want’.

# safety - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Late-night Luas service ruled out, as hours needed for maintenance
# Late-night Public Transport
# Late-night Public Transport

Late-night Luas service ruled out, as hours needed for maintenance

Aug 4th 2022, 6:04 AM 20,507 Views 26 Comments

The Luas will not operate a 24-hour service as the NTA says it carries out maintenance when the trams are out of service.

# safety - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Public urged to be mindful of fire, water and road safety on bank holiday weekend
# August
# August

Public urged to be mindful of fire, water and road safety on bank holiday weekend

Jul 27th 2022, 3:43 PM 7,206 Views 5 Comments

Summer bank holidays tend to the most dangerous for preventable deaths as people take to beaches or road trips.

# safety - Friday 1 July, 2022

Safety concerns given as reason by women for not walking more, survey finds
# Safety
# Safety

Safety concerns given as reason by women for not walking more, survey finds

Jul 1st 2022, 6:11 PM 18,841 Views 38 Comments

The survey is the first on travel behaviour carried out by the CSO since the coronavirus pandemic.

# safety - Saturday 25 June, 2022

People 'putting safety at risk' by climbing scenic peaks just for Instagram likes
# Not Prepared
# Not Prepared

People 'putting safety at risk' by climbing scenic peaks just for Instagram likes

Jun 25th 2022, 8:10 AM 35,739 Views 26 Comments

Gerry Christie, from Kerry Mountain Rescue, said climbers often don’t have the proper equipment when climbing.

# safety - Thursday 23 June, 2022

EBU defends decision not to hold Eurovision in Ukraine, citing high risk of mass casualty event
# Safety
# Safety

EBU defends decision not to hold Eurovision in Ukraine, citing high risk of mass casualty event

Jun 23rd 2022, 3:56 PM 6,507 Views 8 Comments

The decision has been criticised by the Ukrainian government, which said it had provided guarantees on safety standards.

# safety - Thursday 19 May, 2022

Everton mount stunning fightback to clinch Premier League survival in Palace win
# Safety
From The42
# Safety

Everton mount stunning fightback to clinch Premier League survival in Palace win

May 19th 2022, 9:56 PM 11,732 Views 24 Comments

Michael Keane and Richarlison were also on target as Everton came from two goals down.

# safety - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Ukrainian port city evacuation bid fails for second time due to continued shelling
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Ukrainian port city evacuation bid fails for second time due to continued shelling

Updated Mar 6th 2022, 7:00 PM 34,023 Views 28 Comments

A safe corridor had been agreed upon to evacuate Mariupol and Volnovakha.

# safety - Friday 14 January, 2022

Áine Kerr: Women deserve to run for exercise without having to face the shadows
# For Ashling
# For Ashling

Áine Kerr: Women deserve to run for exercise without having to face the shadows

Jan 14th 2022, 5:19 PM 49,632 Views 101 Comments

After the murder of Ashling Murphy in Tullamore, the businesswoman and broadcaster describes the endless safety routine female runners have to follow.

# safety - Thursday 14 October, 2021

'A man followed me home on the Nitelink': Readers' stories of safety on public transport
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

'A man followed me home on the Nitelink': Readers' stories of safety on public transport

Oct 14th 2021, 12:05 AM 37,466 Views 23 Comments

“The man stood beside me laughing while I spoke to the driver. The driver just looked embarrassed,” one woman wrote of an incident.

# safety - Friday 8 October, 2021

Have you been assaulted or harassed on public transport? We want to hear your story
# Your Story
# Your Story

Have you been assaulted or harassed on public transport? We want to hear your story

Oct 8th 2021, 8:30 PM 13,371 Views 11 Comments

A “misogynistic” incident on the DART this week comes after a report found women have serious safety concerns about using public transport.

# safety - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Poll: Do you feel safe on public transport?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel safe on public transport?

Jul 28th 2021, 10:00 AM 33,671 Views 47 Comments

Security officers on the Luas are temporarily increasing after a report found many women feel unsafe on public transport.

Children aged 12 to 15 at high risk to be prioritised in Covid vaccine rollout
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Children aged 12 to 15 at high risk to be prioritised in Covid vaccine rollout

Jul 28th 2021, 9:58 AM 13,429 Views 97 Comments

This will also extend to those who live with people with underlying conditions.

Number of security officers on Luas temporarily increases by 30% after report on women’s safety
# Safety
# Safety

Number of security officers on Luas temporarily increases by 30% after report on women’s safety

Jul 28th 2021, 12:05 AM 39,482 Views 23 Comments
  • The number of Luas security officers has increased by 30% after a report found that women have serious safety concerns on public transport, Lauren Boland reports.
  • Activists say better infrastructure, like lighting at bus stops, and including women in planning are crucial to making public transport safer.
  • Negative experiences have a "lasting effect" on women's transport choices, according to Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

# safety - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

New media regulator needs powers to order ‘swift takedown’ of harmful content
# Safety
# Safety

New media regulator needs powers to order ‘swift takedown’ of harmful content

May 5th 2021, 10:15 PM 11,473 Views 24 Comments

The deputy Data Protection Commissioner said the new media commission has to be able to regulate all types of harmful online content.

# safety - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Opinion: Women have lived in fear of walking alone in the dark for too long - we've had enough
# Safety
# Safety

Opinion: Women have lived in fear of walking alone in the dark for too long - we've had enough

Mar 11th 2021, 9:46 AM 41,517 Views 0 Comments

Our reader shares two terrifying experiences walking home in Dublin and London and asks if we are doing enough to free women from this fear.

# safety - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Boeing 737 MAX cleared for Irish airspace after green light from EU authorities
# Boeing
# Boeing

Boeing 737 MAX cleared for Irish airspace after green light from EU authorities

Jan 27th 2021, 10:14 PM 19,058 Views 46 Comments

Irish authorities said they were satisfied that the aircraft is safe to return to European airspace.

# safety - Sunday 24 January, 2021

11 rescued after two weeks underground following China gold mine explosion
# Safety
# Safety

11 rescued after two weeks underground following China gold mine explosion

Jan 24th 2021, 1:12 PM 17,372 Views 10 Comments

The workers were hauled up one by one in baskets with their eyes shielded to protect them after days in darkness.

# safety - Monday 18 January, 2021

Benefits of Covid-19 vaccines 'continue to outweigh risks' as 81 cases of suspected side effects reported
# Hpra
# Hpra

Benefits of Covid-19 vaccines 'continue to outweigh risks' as 81 cases of suspected side effects reported

Jan 18th 2021, 7:16 PM 66,280 Views 0 Comments

Over 77,000 vaccines have been administered in Ireland so far.

# safety - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Two thirds of children contacted by a stranger while gaming online, according to new survey
# Cybersafe Ireland
# Cybersafe Ireland

Two thirds of children contacted by a stranger while gaming online, according to new survey

Sep 10th 2020, 9:19 AM 13,441 Views 33 Comments

The survey was conducted by charity Cybersafe Ireland.

# safety - Monday 16 March, 2020

'It's all about assessing risk': How to protect yourself and family at home from the coronavirus
# Covid19 Facts
# Covid19 Facts

'It's all about assessing risk': How to protect yourself and family at home from the coronavirus

Mar 16th 2020, 3:54 PM 66,485 Views 25 Comments

We look at the latest advice and speak to a virologist.

# safety - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Police board easyJet flight at Gatwick airport over 'safety-related issue'
# London
# London

Police board easyJet flight at Gatwick airport over 'safety-related issue'

Dec 7th 2019, 7:37 PM 30,362 Views 5 Comments

A spokesperson confirmed the issue involved a flight which arrived from Poland.

# safety - Monday 2 December, 2019

'Safety is paramount': Van Graan calls for clampdown on moving post-pads
# Tampering
From The42
# Tampering

'Safety is paramount': Van Graan calls for clampdown on moving post-pads

Dec 2nd 2019, 3:00 PM 38,569 Views 37 Comments

In the lead up to Tommy O’Donnell’s try, Edinburgh defenders moved the safety pads out of Munster’s reach.

# safety - Monday 21 October, 2019

Halloween campaign warns public of 'life-changing injuries' caused by fireworks
# Safety
# Safety

Halloween campaign warns public of 'life-changing injuries' caused by fireworks

Oct 21st 2019, 5:30 PM 8,024 Views 14 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade’s chief fire officer has said it’s important that parents of young children know where they are and make sure they are supervised.

# safety - Friday 6 September, 2019

HSA to carry out safety inspection blitz on quarries
# Workplace Safety
# Workplace Safety

HSA to carry out safety inspection blitz on quarries

Sep 6th 2019, 12:48 PM 13,930 Views 17 Comments

More than 50 quarries across the country will be inspected next week.

# safety - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Fianna Fáil takes aim at funfairs ahead of summer holidays
# Safety
# Safety

Fianna Fáil takes aim at funfairs ahead of summer holidays

Jun 13th 2019, 6:10 AM 29,178 Views 36 Comments

The Health and Safety Funfair Amendment Bill looks to further regulate funfairs.

# safety - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Concern at increasing levels of 'aggression, threats and violence' towards barristers
# Safety
# Safety

Concern at increasing levels of 'aggression, threats and violence' towards barristers

Jun 9th 2019, 7:30 AM 19,516 Views 19 Comments

The Bar Council is calling for an increased garda presence at courts and for screening facilities to be installed at all courthouses.

# safety - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses
# Safety Campaign
# Safety Campaign

'Seconds could change your life': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Jun 4th 2019, 10:51 AM 62,983 Views 57 Comments

Two pedestrians died after being struck by trams in separate incidents earlier this year.

# safety - Monday 22 April, 2019

Hendrick strike helps Burnley all but secure Premier League status with draw at Chelsea
# Safety
From The42
# Safety

Hendrick strike helps Burnley all but secure Premier League status with draw at Chelsea

Apr 22nd 2019, 10:19 PM 9,510 Views 9 Comments

Maurizio Sarri’s side failed to capitalise on defeats suffered by their top four rivals this evening.

# safety - Friday 5 April, 2019

Boeing CEO stands by 'fundamental safety' of 737 MAX jets following Ethiopian Airlines report
# Plane Crash
# Plane Crash

Boeing CEO stands by 'fundamental safety' of 737 MAX jets following Ethiopian Airlines report

Apr 5th 2019, 8:05 AM 10,230 Views 37 Comments

‘We remain confident in the fundamental safety of the 737 MAX,’ CEO Muilenburg said. .

# safety - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

All cars sold after 2022 must have speed-limiting technology, EU says
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

All cars sold after 2022 must have speed-limiting technology, EU says

Mar 27th 2019, 7:45 AM 25,085 Views 91 Comments

It is part of a string of new measures proposed by the EU to help improve road safety.

# safety - Monday 4 March, 2019

Taoiseach on suspicious package: 'Come after us, don't come after our staff or families'
# Department Of Health
# Department Of Health

Taoiseach on suspicious package: 'Come after us, don't come after our staff or families'

Mar 4th 2019, 5:42 PM 33,217 Views 87 Comments

The white powder in the envelope addressed to the Health Minister was confirmed to be non-hazardous.

# safety - Friday 15 February, 2019

Patient dies after falling from fourth-floor window at Mater Hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Patient dies after falling from fourth-floor window at Mater Hospital

Feb 15th 2019, 8:42 AM 62,576 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

# safety - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Perspex glass and a dedicated garda team: What taxi drivers want after robberies by west Dublin gang
# Taxi
# Taxi

Perspex glass and a dedicated garda team: What taxi drivers want after robberies by west Dublin gang

Jan 16th 2019, 6:15 AM 25,090 Views 35 Comments

A number of taxi drivers have been recently targeted.

# safety - Monday 19 November, 2018

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop

Nov 19th 2018, 7:53 AM 46,511 Views 34 Comments

The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.

# safety - Monday 29 October, 2018

OPINION: Don't let your dog greet trick-or-treaters and other tips to keep your pet stress-free
# Halloween
# Halloween

OPINION: Don't let your dog greet trick-or-treaters and other tips to keep your pet stress-free

Oct 29th 2018, 8:30 PM 11,715 Views 4 Comments

Una O’Toole of the Irish Blue Cross talks us through some ways you can safeguard your pets this Halloween.

# safety - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Farm deaths: Cork most fatal county and July most dangerous month
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Farm deaths: Cork most fatal county and July most dangerous month

Jul 22nd 2018, 7:30 AM 7,975 Views 17 Comments

Over the past eight years, the most dangerous months for farm deaths in Ireland have been May, June and July.

# safety - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Toyota recalls nearly 2,000 cars due to potential airbag fault
# Toyota-l Recall
# Toyota-l Recall

Toyota recalls nearly 2,000 cars due to potential airbag fault

Jun 13th 2018, 5:53 PM 26,181 Views 34 Comments

The recall affects Corolla and Auris models.

# safety - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Driverless cars: What will they mean for Ireland's future road safety, jobs and even our driving tests?
# On The Way
# On The Way

Driverless cars: What will they mean for Ireland's future road safety, jobs and even our driving tests?

May 20th 2018, 9:00 PM 17,714 Views 66 Comments

Even if you don’t drive them, driverless cars could be part of your driving test.

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