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#Search and Rescue

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Rescue in Waterford City for man in the river at Rice Bridge
# River Suir
# River Suir

Rescue in Waterford City for man in the river at Rice Bridge

Aug 27th 2014, 2:41 PM 13,618 Views 10 Comments

The man was spotted entering the water shortly before 9am.

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Two divers die in west Cork diving accident
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Two divers die in west Cork diving accident

Jul 2nd 2014, 10:00 PM 33,002 Views 24 Comments

The two men were exploring a wreck off the Cork coast.

More than 4,000 people went missing in Ireland so far this year
# Missing
# Missing

More than 4,000 people went missing in Ireland so far this year

Jul 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 10,822 Views 10 Comments

Most of them were eventually found but a support service has said organisations involved in search and rescue need to work together better.

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Body of man recovered from River Shannon
# Search
# Search

Body of man recovered from River Shannon

Jun 11th 2014, 11:55 AM 28,772 Views 38 Comments

The man went into the river just behind the University of Limerick yesterday.

# search-and-rescue - Friday 23 May, 2014

Blaze engulfs iconic Glasgow School of Art building
# In Flames
# In Flames

Blaze engulfs iconic Glasgow School of Art building

May 23rd 2014, 5:44 PM 7,154 Views 9 Comments

There are no injuries reported as firefighters continue to douse the flames on the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building.

# search-and-rescue - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Semi-conscious man rescued from Howth cliffs in dawn call-out
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Semi-conscious man rescued from Howth cliffs in dawn call-out

May 17th 2014, 11:06 AM 11,432 Views 2 Comments

He was treated by an off-duty Dublin Fire Brigade paramedic after being found on an embankment next to the cliff-edge.

# search-and-rescue - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Chopper sent to rescue lost teenagers from mountain
# Agangarrive
# Agangarrive

Chopper sent to rescue lost teenagers from mountain

May 11th 2014, 9:54 AM 15,322 Views 7 Comments

The five teenage boys were taking part in a Duke of Edinburgh Award expedition.

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

"We haven't lost hope" - search for survivors of Washington mudslide continues
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

"We haven't lost hope" - search for survivors of Washington mudslide continues

Mar 26th 2014, 3:16 PM 6,160 Views 0 Comments

Ten more bodies have been found today, authorities confirmed.

# search-and-rescue - Monday 10 February, 2014

Search for missing tourist stood down in Cork
# Sheep's Head
# Sheep's Head

Search for missing tourist stood down in Cork

Feb 10th 2014, 10:20 PM 37,131 Views 12 Comments

The body of the man’s friend was recovered from the water earlier today.

# search-and-rescue - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Heatwave led to 34 per cent surge in Coast Guard call-outs
# Rescue 999
# Rescue 999

Heatwave led to 34 per cent surge in Coast Guard call-outs

Nov 9th 2013, 7:45 AM 5,429 Views 17 Comments

Crews were tasked to total of 2,343 incidents in the first ten months of this year.

# search-and-rescue - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Navy divers retrieve body from the water in Clare
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Navy divers retrieve body from the water in Clare

Oct 8th 2013, 1:00 PM 8,644 Views 10 Comments

The search for a missing fisherman who was washed into the sea resumed this morning.

# search-and-rescue - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Lindsey Kinsella: I never thought I’d see this day
# Chloe Kinsella
# Chloe Kinsella

Lindsey Kinsella: I never thought I’d see this day

Oct 5th 2013, 9:50 PM 41,999 Views 40 Comments

Chloe Kinsella’s sister has thanked the hundreds of people who helped in the search effort, while her uncle has appealed for teenagers under pressure to seek help if they need it.

# search-and-rescue - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Search resumes for fisherman missing off Howth coast
# Search
# Search

Search resumes for fisherman missing off Howth coast

Sep 7th 2013, 9:33 AM 5,725 Views 4 Comments

The 40-year-old man was last seen in the water yesterday evening. Fading light curtailed last night’s search.

# search-and-rescue - Friday 6 September, 2013

Large scale search off Howth Head stood down due to fading light
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Large scale search off Howth Head stood down due to fading light

Sep 6th 2013, 10:06 PM 11,963 Views 7 Comments

An angler reported seeing a person in the water earlier this evening. A multi-craft rescue effort was launched, but later called off for the evening.

# search-and-rescue - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app

Aug 22nd 2013, 12:30 PM 5,189 Views 11 Comments

The release of ISA SafeTrx comes as the Irish Coast Guard (ICG) reports a considerable increase in the amount of emergency call-outs its has received so far this year.

# search-and-rescue - Monday 22 July, 2013

Search for 'missing child' in Donegal after woman's body found
# Search
# Search

Search for 'missing child' in Donegal after woman's body found

Jul 22nd 2013, 10:04 PM 29,427 Views 24 Comments

The discovery of the body of a woman in the Rockstown Bay area has led to fears that a child may also be missing.

# search-and-rescue - Friday 7 June, 2013

Coast Guard evacuating 'urgent medical case' in longest ever rescue mission
# Rescue
# Rescue

Coast Guard evacuating 'urgent medical case' in longest ever rescue mission

Jun 7th 2013, 10:26 AM 20,216 Views 72 Comments

The rescue mission, involving one of the Coast Guard’s long range helicopters, is currently underway off the west coast.

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Man's lucky escape as rescue services spot river fall
# Luck's In
# Luck's In

Man's lucky escape as rescue services spot river fall

Sep 12th 2012, 6:20 PM 9,863 Views 10 Comments

Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery had been checking their equipment just across from spot where man fell into Boyne and rescued him within minutes.

# search-and-rescue - Monday 10 September, 2012

Cork teen dies in Mallow drowning incident
# Mallow
# Mallow

Cork teen dies in Mallow drowning incident

Sep 10th 2012, 10:52 AM 5,918 Views 2 Comments

The 19-year-old got into difficulty in the water on Saturday evening

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Search resumes for missing Cork diver
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Search resumes for missing Cork diver

Sep 5th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,912 Views 0 Comments

The Valentia Coast Guard told TheJournal.ie that the search got underway at 7.30am.

# search-and-rescue - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Search continues for two men off Clare coast
# Search
# Search

Search continues for two men off Clare coast

Aug 14th 2012, 7:05 AM 2,442 Views 2 Comments

The search and rescue operation resumed at first light this morning.

# search-and-rescue - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 15th 2012, 11:00 AM 53 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# search-and-rescue - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Explainer: How do you search for a missing person?
# Missing
# Missing

Explainer: How do you search for a missing person?

Jul 14th 2012, 8:30 AM 9,903 Views 3 Comments

Where to look first; when to call in a helicopter; and how to find crucial evidence: we look at what authorities do when someone goes missing.

# search-and-rescue - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Body taken from Melbourne river in search for Irish tourist
# Body Find
# Body Find

Body taken from Melbourne river in search for Irish tourist

Feb 21st 2012, 5:28 PM 6,481 Views 14 Comments

Divers have recovered a body in the Australian city, after a man believed to be from Ireland went missing in the river.

# search-and-rescue - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Search for fisherman who went overboard in Irish Sea
# Overboard
# Overboard

Search for fisherman who went overboard in Irish Sea

Jan 29th 2012, 6:25 PM 3,475 Views 3 Comments

Boats and a helicopter joined the search this afternoon after the man went missing from a boat off the Louth coast.

# search-and-rescue - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Search continues for missing fishermen amid worsening conditions
# Search
# Search

Search continues for missing fishermen amid worsening conditions

Jan 24th 2012, 12:57 PM 910 Views 0 Comments

Search teams are attempting to recover two of the five fishermen who went missing when the Tit Bonhomme sank off the coast of Union Hall over a week ago.

# search-and-rescue - Sunday 22 January, 2012

WATCH: Eerie video of divers exploring capsized Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

WATCH: Eerie video of divers exploring capsized Costa Concordia

Jan 22nd 2012, 4:18 PM 6,790 Views 10 Comments

Police have released incredible footage from inside the stricken ship, as a 13th body was found inside today.

Third body found in Cork search
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

Third body found in Cork search

Jan 22nd 2012, 1:03 PM 2,333 Views 2 Comments

The body is believed to be be that one of of the Egyptian crew members of the Tit Bonhomme. Two fishermen from the sunken trawler have yet to be found.

# search-and-rescue - Saturday 21 January, 2012

No relief for families after sixth day of search for missing fishermen
# Tit Bonhomme
# Tit Bonhomme

No relief for families after sixth day of search for missing fishermen

Jan 21st 2012, 6:28 PM 2,368 Views 0 Comments

Search operations have now been called off for the night, with no results despite an influx of local volunteers joining the effort in Glandore Bay.

Woman's body found in corridor of capsized Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Woman's body found in corridor of capsized Costa Concordia

Jan 21st 2012, 4:57 PM 3,605 Views 5 Comments

The body, wearing a lifejacket, was discovered by divers in a portion of the ship submerged under water.

# search-and-rescue - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Search underway after fishing vessel sank off Cork coast
# Bonhomme
# Bonhomme

Search underway after fishing vessel sank off Cork coast

Jan 15th 2012, 9:23 AM 3,892 Views 4 Comments

One person has been rescued but one body has been located and four others remain unaccounted for.

# search-and-rescue - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Injured fisherman evacuated from Spanish fishing vessel off Cork
# Coastguard
# Coastguard

Injured fisherman evacuated from Spanish fishing vessel off Cork

Jan 5th 2012, 3:22 PM 2,097 Views 9 Comments

An Air Corps maritime patrol aircraft was called 100 miles off Cork to tend to an injured fisherman on board a Spanish vessel.

# search-and-rescue - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Search for missing sailors called off
# Missing
# Missing

Search for missing sailors called off

Nov 29th 2011, 8:05 AM 1,096 Views 4 Comments

Five men remain missing in the Irish Sea following the sinking of their cargo vessel on Sunday. The Welsh coastguard has said there is little hope of them being found alive.

# search-and-rescue - Monday 28 November, 2011

Search for missing sailors to resume
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Search for missing sailors to resume

Nov 28th 2011, 8:01 AM 712 Views 1 Comment

The search for five missing crewmen who went missing when their vessel sank in the Irish Sea yesterday is to resume today.

# search-and-rescue - Sunday 27 November, 2011

Prince William involved in Irish Sea rescue mission
# Royal Rescue
# Royal Rescue

Prince William involved in Irish Sea rescue mission

Nov 27th 2011, 3:39 PM 8,819 Views 52 Comments

The Duke of Cambridge co-piloted one of the helicopters as search teams tried to locate the eight crewmen of a sunken ship.

Body found after ship sinks in Irish sea, five still missing
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Body found after ship sinks in Irish sea, five still missing

Nov 27th 2011, 12:50 PM 6,137 Views 10 Comments

It is understood the cargo vessel started taking on water after its hull cracked in bad weather. Two men were rescued overnight.

# search-and-rescue - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Video: Aftermath of earthquake that left seven dead in Turkey
# Turkey
# Turkey

Video: Aftermath of earthquake that left seven dead in Turkey

Nov 10th 2011, 8:16 AM 100 Views 0 Comments

Some 23 survivors have been pulled from the rubble of collapsed buildings after the region was hit by a second serious quake.

# search-and-rescue - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Teenager pulled from wreckage 61 hours after Turkey quake
# Turkey Earthquake
# Turkey Earthquake

Teenager pulled from wreckage 61 hours after Turkey quake

Oct 26th 2011, 8:35 AM 105 Views 1 Comment

Applause broke out as Eyup Erdem, 18, emerged from the wreckage after being located with tiny cameras.