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# stay-safe - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Pubs, masks and parties: At a glance, the main Covid-19 actions from a big government briefing
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# Stay Safe

Pubs, masks and parties: At a glance, the main Covid-19 actions from a big government briefing

Jul 16th 2020, 9:14 AM 57,516 Views 99 Comments

A number of significant announcements were made last night.

# stay-safe - Friday 20 December, 2019

Drivers warned as nationwide Status Yellow fog warning issued
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# Stay Safe

Drivers warned as nationwide Status Yellow fog warning issued

Dec 20th 2019, 4:25 PM 49,317 Views 19 Comments

The warning will be in place until 10am tomorrow.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Survey reveals more than 40% of children are talking to strangers online
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# Cyber Safety

Survey reveals more than 40% of children are talking to strangers online

Sep 10th 2019, 8:36 AM 7,738 Views 11 Comments

Children in schools in disadvantaged areas were 29% more likely to talk to strangers every day.

# stay-safe - Friday 2 March, 2018

President Higgins asks public not to take 'exceptional risks' and risk emergency services
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# Stay Safe

President Higgins asks public not to take 'exceptional risks' and risk emergency services

Mar 2nd 2018, 6:56 PM 15,168 Views 39 Comments

The President said that he has had to cancel a number of events.

# stay-safe - Sunday 12 November, 2017

€200 million spent a year: How Ireland's recreational drug users are keeping the cartels in business
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# Recreational Drugs

€200 million spent a year: How Ireland's recreational drug users are keeping the cartels in business

Nov 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 29,549 Views 79 Comments

It is estimated that there are at least 20 million drug deals annually.

# stay-safe - Friday 27 October, 2017

Road authority to provide free cups of coffee to drivers over bank holiday weekend
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# Driver Reviver

Road authority to provide free cups of coffee to drivers over bank holiday weekend

Oct 27th 2017, 6:01 AM 12,194 Views 23 Comments

The RSA and gardaí have implored cyclists, motorcyclists and pedestrians to wear high-visibility clothing when on the roads over the weekend as the clocks go back.

# stay-safe - Monday 16 October, 2017

Is my car insurance void if I drive in a red weather alert?
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# Drive Safe

Is my car insurance void if I drive in a red weather alert?

Oct 16th 2017, 10:20 AM 192,625 Views 15 Comments

Insurance Ireland has clarified that a post doing the rounds on social media is false.

Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days
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# Power Outages

Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days

Oct 16th 2017, 8:30 AM 140,563 Views 86 Comments

ESB is warning some households will be without power for up to 10 days.

# stay-safe - Saturday 14 October, 2017

People asked to report stockpiling of bonfire materials ahead of Halloween
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# Stay Safe

People asked to report stockpiling of bonfire materials ahead of Halloween

Oct 14th 2017, 8:00 AM 8,286 Views 36 Comments

Dublin City Council said it wants everyone to have a safe and enjoyable Halloween.

# stay-safe - Friday 4 August, 2017

Drivers caught for minor road offences will now face a drink driving breath test
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# Stay Safe

Drivers caught for minor road offences will now face a drink driving breath test

Aug 4th 2017, 1:49 PM 20,706 Views 92 Comments

New research has found that 10% of Irish drivers admitted to drink driving last year.

# stay-safe - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'Once it's online it's very difficult to get back': The dangers of posting sexual images on the net
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# Stay Safe

'Once it's online it's very difficult to get back': The dangers of posting sexual images on the net

Jun 18th 2017, 8:15 AM 13,140 Views 29 Comments

We spoke to a Detective Superintendent about the issue.

# stay-safe - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Need to keep the kids entertained? These apps will help
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# Stay Safe

Need to keep the kids entertained? These apps will help

Dec 28th 2016, 7:30 AM 9,958 Views 6 Comments

And you can do it without them accessing other parts of your phone or tablet.

# stay-safe - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Planning a festive hill walk? Here's how to stay safe when you head out
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# Stay Safe

Planning a festive hill walk? Here's how to stay safe when you head out

Dec 17th 2016, 7:30 AM 6,150 Views 9 Comments

Christmas holidays can be a busy time of the year for mountain rescue crews who are called upon to help people in difficulty.

# stay-safe - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Facebook launches advice site with tips on how to keep children safe online
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# Stay Safe

Facebook launches advice site with tips on how to keep children safe online

Dec 14th 2016, 8:13 AM 3,367 Views 6 Comments

The social media platform said it was responding to huge demand from parents.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

People are going to be allowed swim in the lake at Electric Picnic this year
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From The Daily Edge
# Pool Party

People are going to be allowed swim in the lake at Electric Picnic this year

Aug 16th 2016, 1:31 PM 6,566 Views 8 Comments

Scenes.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

If you need to share a password, here are the right ways to do it
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# Stay Safe

If you need to share a password, here are the right ways to do it

Jul 12th 2016, 8:00 PM 15,332 Views 8 Comments

If you need to share that Netflix password with someone, you shouldn’t be lazy about it.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Scam calls are still very much a thing so here's how to stay safe
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# Precautions

Scam calls are still very much a thing so here's how to stay safe

Mar 29th 2016, 7:30 PM 28,630 Views 16 Comments

Such scams don’t die, they just come in different forms.

# stay-safe - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Ireland's roads will be at their 'busiest in years' over the next few days
# Driving Home For Christmas
# Driving Home For Christmas

Ireland's roads will be at their 'busiest in years' over the next few days

Dec 20th 2015, 2:27 PM 15,967 Views 18 Comments

Here’s where it’ll be heaviest.

# stay-safe - Friday 4 December, 2015

15 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Desmond
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From The Daily Edge
# Taken The Roads In

15 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Desmond

Dec 4th 2015, 8:33 PM 12,602 Views 5 Comments

It’s windy and rainy, but we’re still joking.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

'Want to stop people breaking into your house? Turn your lights on', says the Gardaí
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# Stay Safe

'Want to stop people breaking into your house? Turn your lights on', says the Gardaí

Sep 22nd 2015, 7:48 AM 33,357 Views 58 Comments

The seasonal warning comes as an increase in crime is expected.

# stay-safe - Friday 31 July, 2015

Torrential downpours set to make traffic collisions 'almost inevitable'
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# Stay Safe

Torrential downpours set to make traffic collisions 'almost inevitable'

Jul 31st 2015, 6:10 AM 46,910 Views 27 Comments

Motorists are being warned to be especially careful this bank holiday weekend.

# stay-safe - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here is how much sun cream you need to not get burnt
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# Stay Safe

Here is how much sun cream you need to not get burnt

Jul 1st 2015, 4:16 PM 32,510 Views 21 Comments

The Health Products Regulatory Authority have given some guidelines on staying safe in the sun.

# stay-safe - Thursday 11 June, 2015

A man who ran over his girlfriend's father is campaigning for more high-vis jackets
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# Tragedy

A man who ran over his girlfriend's father is campaigning for more high-vis jackets

Jun 11th 2015, 5:19 PM 24,664 Views 26 Comments

Michael Jackson appeared alongside his girlfriend Maggie on Tv3′s Ireland AM to tell their harrowing story.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Allow these three convicted burglars tell you how to keep your homes safe
# From The Horse's Mouth
# From The Horse's Mouth

Allow these three convicted burglars tell you how to keep your homes safe

May 26th 2015, 8:00 PM 47,216 Views 44 Comments

The men who know best…

# stay-safe - Friday 21 November, 2014

Shocking crash photo is stark warning of dangers on the roads
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

Shocking crash photo is stark warning of dangers on the roads

Nov 21st 2014, 2:42 PM 35,178 Views 30 Comments

The driver is in hospital and was “inches away” from a head injury.

# stay-safe - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Faustino Asprilla is bringing out his own range of fruit-flavoured condoms
# 90s Hero
From The42
# 90s Hero

Faustino Asprilla is bringing out his own range of fruit-flavoured condoms

Sep 25th 2014, 11:10 AM 3,816 Views 0 Comments

Anyone for guava…?

# stay-safe - Monday 1 September, 2014

Should you be worried about whether your cloud data is safe?
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# Stay Safe

Should you be worried about whether your cloud data is safe?

Sep 1st 2014, 4:25 PM 17,153 Views 13 Comments

The recent image leak involving numerous female celebrities has brought the focus on cloud security, but does this mean your own files are under threat?

# stay-safe - Friday 29 August, 2014

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do

Aug 29th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,786 Views 13 Comments

Bring your common sense.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Heading to the beach? These wristbands could help if your child gets lost
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# Stay Safe

Heading to the beach? These wristbands could help if your child gets lost

Jun 17th 2014, 8:30 AM 10,555 Views 21 Comments

The phone number of the parents or guardians will be on the wristbands in case the child gets lost on a busy beach.

# stay-safe - Thursday 17 April, 2014

This ad should stop you from texting and driving
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# Stay Safe

This ad should stop you from texting and driving

Apr 17th 2014, 6:52 PM 33,972 Views 34 Comments

Honda tells its drivers about the devastating effects of driving and texting.

Roads in Mayo get prayers and blessings in a bid to reduce road deaths
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# Bless You

Roads in Mayo get prayers and blessings in a bid to reduce road deaths

Apr 17th 2014, 4:14 PM 15,931 Views 124 Comments

The ceremonies will take place at all Catholic and Church of Ireland churches in the county on Sunday.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

New sex education course on the way for reformed junior cycle
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# Junior Cert Reform

New sex education course on the way for reformed junior cycle

Jan 21st 2014, 6:30 AM 11,321 Views 17 Comments

The short course will be available in schools from September 2014 and schools can opt in as to whether to adopt it.

# stay-safe - Sunday 1 December, 2013

How to keep your social profiles safe and private
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# Stay Safe

How to keep your social profiles safe and private

Dec 1st 2013, 8:30 PM 28,846 Views 54 Comments

You could be revealing more information online than you would think.

# stay-safe - Friday 30 August, 2013

Tips: How to stay safe at Electric Picnic
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# Electric Picnic

Tips: How to stay safe at Electric Picnic

Aug 30th 2013, 2:30 PM 13,206 Views 32 Comments

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and drinkaware.ie have released their tips for staying safe.

# stay-safe - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Ronaldinho has released his own range of condoms
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From The42
# Stay Safe

Ronaldinho has released his own range of condoms

Jun 26th 2013, 6:36 PM 3,420 Views 4 Comments

‘Sex Free’ may not be the most suitable name though, Ronnie.

# stay-safe - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From the archives: A most surprising Christmas tree accident
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# Stay Safe

From the archives: A most surprising Christmas tree accident

Dec 25th 2012, 2:30 PM 9,595 Views 0 Comments

Bing Crosby had good reason to dream of a white Christmas – he was lucky not to lose his family in a fire caused by Christmas lights at his home in 1943.