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#saving lives

# saving-lives - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Rural pub gets award for giving punters a lift home to avoid drink-driving
# Saving Lives
# Saving Lives

Rural pub gets award for giving punters a lift home to avoid drink-driving

Dec 17th 2017, 7:45 AM 89,144 Views 30 Comments

The Portlaoise Treacy’s Bar and Restaurant has an eight-seater mini-van.

# saving-lives - Saturday 2 December, 2017

A US plan to reduce domestic violence and murder may be rolled out in Clare
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# Saving Lives

A US plan to reduce domestic violence and murder may be rolled out in Clare

Dec 2nd 2017, 8:30 PM 19,038 Views 32 Comments

“There are women alive today that would otherwise have died as a result of domestic violence.”

# saving-lives - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'Not fit for purpose': How an 'arbitrary' system decides what drugs get funded in Ireland
# Value Of Life
# Value Of Life

'Not fit for purpose': How an 'arbitrary' system decides what drugs get funded in Ireland

Jan 4th 2017, 7:00 AM 9,944 Views 45 Comments

Within the finite resources of the health system, expensive drugs are routinely turned down.

# saving-lives - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Life-saving drugs can now be given by trained members of the public
# EpiPens
# EpiPens

Life-saving drugs can now be given by trained members of the public

Oct 15th 2015, 4:55 PM 26,808 Views 61 Comments

The death of Emma Sloan from an allergic reaction gave a huge impetus to the campaign.

# saving-lives - Friday 24 July, 2015

Irish sailors have saved 358 migrants drifting in a wooden barge
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# Saving Lives

Irish sailors have saved 358 migrants drifting in a wooden barge

Jul 24th 2015, 6:47 PM 9,310 Views 76 Comments

The LÉ Niamh is patrolling the Mediterranean.

# saving-lives - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Minister: Speed vans aren't about making money, honest
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# Saving Lives

Minister: Speed vans aren't about making money, honest

Mar 4th 2015, 12:37 PM 12,099 Views 53 Comments

Dara Murphy denied the cameras are strategically located in areas where speed limits increase.

# saving-lives - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Which lifeboat station in Ireland rescues the most people?
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# Saving Lives

Which lifeboat station in Ireland rescues the most people?

Jan 28th 2015, 2:40 PM 14,483 Views 17 Comments

The RNLI released its 2014 lifeboat launch and rescue statistics today.

# saving-lives - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

The Coast Guard saved 260 lives this year
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# Rescue Me

The Coast Guard saved 260 lives this year

Dec 31st 2014, 2:23 PM 4,023 Views 8 Comments

It was a very busy year for the Coast Guard. Here are all the details.

# saving-lives - Monday 22 September, 2014

Arklow RNLI rescue 3 people from sinking powerboat
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# Saving Lives

Arklow RNLI rescue 3 people from sinking powerboat

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:02 AM 7,639 Views 14 Comments

The rescue was described as a ‘close call’ by RNLI volunteers.

# saving-lives - Sunday 21 September, 2014

'He was talking about never seeing his unborn child when we rescued him': Volunteering with the RNLI
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# Volunteering

'He was talking about never seeing his unborn child when we rescued him': Volunteering with the RNLI

Sep 21st 2014, 3:00 PM 16,489 Views 5 Comments

Brendan Copeland has been with the RNLI for 24 years, he spoke to TheJournal.ie about his experiences.

# saving-lives - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Ireland's newest lifeboat station opens at Union Hall where the Tit Bonhomme tragedy happened
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# Saving Lives

Ireland's newest lifeboat station opens at Union Hall where the Tit Bonhomme tragedy happened

Sep 4th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,164 Views 12 Comments

A team of 16 volunteers, including an electrician, an engineer and a fisherman, will operate the new lifeboat.