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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

10 hours ago 26,423 Views 23 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

Thu 3:56 PM 6,383 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 11,723 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 34,004 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 49,482 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 37,408 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 13,351 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 33,550 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 13,413 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 39,374 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 11,441 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 41,430 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 19,020 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 17,354 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 66,260 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 13,392 Views 32 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 66,465 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 30,350 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 38,557 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 8,004 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 13,918 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 29,157 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 19,499 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 62,968 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 9,502 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 10,219 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 25,059 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 33,204 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 62,554 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 25,076 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 46,497 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 11,702 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 7,952 Views 16 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 26,160 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 17,700 Views 66 Comments

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

# safety - Monday 7 May, 2018

Kids call Childline upset after playing over-18s video games with family members
# A Safe Space
# A Safe Space

Kids call Childline upset after playing over-18s video games with family members

May 7th 2018, 7:30 AM 18,434 Views 5 Comments

There is also concern about children talking to strangers online when they play these games.

# safety - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Planning to take a dip? Despite warm weather Irish waters cool enough to trigger cold water shock
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Planning to take a dip? Despite warm weather Irish waters cool enough to trigger cold water shock

May 5th 2018, 9:15 AM 15,174 Views 13 Comments

Irish waters rarely exceed 15C according to the RNLI and the Irish Coast Guard.

# safety - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Two influencers to return road safety campaign fees after wearing seatbelts incorrectly
# Under Arm
# Under Arm

Two influencers to return road safety campaign fees after wearing seatbelts incorrectly

Apr 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 46,397 Views 34 Comments

The RSA used 10 influencers in a campaign last year – but won’t be using any this year.

# safety - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Road deaths decrease across Europe for second year in a row
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Road deaths decrease across Europe for second year in a row

Apr 14th 2018, 8:15 AM 6,750 Views 15 Comments

The European Commission released the statistics for 2017 this week.

# safety - Saturday 31 March, 2018

All new cars in Ireland to be equipped to dial emergency services if you crash
# Driver Safety
# Driver Safety

All new cars in Ireland to be equipped to dial emergency services if you crash

Mar 31st 2018, 6:01 AM 16,573 Views 36 Comments

eCall is a new life-saving technology which will be fitted to all new cars from today.

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