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#Warnings

# warnings - Last year 2021

Chemicals on soothers and costumes with strangulation risks: Warnings issued over Wish products
# Warnings
# Warnings

Chemicals on soothers and costumes with strangulation risks: Warnings issued over Wish products

Dec 24th 2021, 2:58 PM 19,118 Views 17 Comments

The CCPC has warned consumers of the dangers of some products sold online.

Beware hugger muggers, ATM snoopers and pickpockets: Advice for the festive season
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

Beware hugger muggers, ATM snoopers and pickpockets: Advice for the festive season

Dec 18th 2021, 6:30 AM 31,324 Views 19 Comments

Here are some practical tips.

Amnesty voices 'sportswashing' fears over Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle
# New Owners
From The42
# New Owners

Amnesty voices 'sportswashing' fears over Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle

Updated Oct 7th 2021, 6:31 PM 19,158 Views 31 Comments

The controversial takeover bid previously hit the rocks last year after an outcry from Qatar-based beIN Sports.

Major incident declared as Storm Christoph heads to the UK
# Warnings
# Warnings

Major incident declared as Storm Christoph heads to the UK

Jan 19th 2021, 9:48 AM 117,935 Views 24 Comments

More than 100 flood warnings and alerts have been issued in England.

'We are gravely concerned': Chief medical officers issue joint stay-at-home warning
# Joint Letter
# Joint Letter

'We are gravely concerned': Chief medical officers issue joint stay-at-home warning

Jan 15th 2021, 2:10 PM 118,729 Views 63 Comments

Dr Tony Holohan and Dr Michael McBride said there is an “unsustainably high level of Covid-19 infection” across Ireland.

# warnings - All time

Met Éireann issues yellow or orange weather warnings to 25 counties as thunderstorms expected
# Warnings
# Warnings

Met Éireann issues yellow or orange weather warnings to 25 counties as thunderstorms expected

Jun 15th 2020, 1:12 PM 51,005 Views 24 Comments

The warnings have been issued to 25 counties

Poll: Should moneylenders include 'tobacco-style' warnings in ads for high-cost loans?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should moneylenders include 'tobacco-style' warnings in ads for high-cost loans?

Jul 30th 2019, 9:30 AM 18,254 Views 42 Comments

Warnings often appear in the contract, rather than the ad.

More than 500 people in Dublin warned their lives are in danger
# Hutch Kinahan Feud
# Hutch Kinahan Feud

More than 500 people in Dublin warned their lives are in danger

May 9th 2018, 8:03 AM 23,342 Views 29 Comments

Many of those warned are involved in the drug trade.

Motorists warned to take extreme care as temperatures may dip to minus 8 degrees
# Snow Patrol
# Snow Patrol

Motorists warned to take extreme care as temperatures may dip to minus 8 degrees

Dec 10th 2017, 11:20 AM 100,605 Views 88 Comments

A number of weather warning have been issued by Met Éireann.

Arctic blast: Treacherous conditions on the roads as snow-ice warning remains in effect
# That's Cold
# That's Cold

Arctic blast: Treacherous conditions on the roads as snow-ice warning remains in effect

Jan 13th 2017, 7:44 AM 23,462 Views 27 Comments

Road warnings are in place across the country, with motorists advised to drive safely and slowly.

Ireland is getting ready for some cold, cold weather
# Warnings
# Warnings

Ireland is getting ready for some cold, cold weather

Jan 11th 2017, 4:52 PM 31,171 Views 37 Comments

A significant snowfall is likely overnight in the west and northwest.

'They could kill someone': Parents warned against mini-motorbikes this Christmas
# Not A Toy
# Not A Toy

'They could kill someone': Parents warned against mini-motorbikes this Christmas

Dec 15th 2016, 2:07 PM 9,792 Views 30 Comments

The RSA and the Guards say parents should be aware of the dangers before buying their child a mini-motorbike or quad.

Storm warnings in place as people are warned to stay away from risky piers
# Treacherous
# Treacherous

Storm warnings in place as people are warned to stay away from risky piers

Nov 21st 2016, 7:51 PM 26,687 Views 13 Comments

Rain and wind warnings are in place.

Samsung is giving Gear VR owners a lot of warnings before they use it
# Playing It Safe
# Playing It Safe

Samsung is giving Gear VR owners a lot of warnings before they use it

Dec 8th 2014, 5:42 PM 12,793 Views 6 Comments

The device is now available to purchase from Samsung’s US store, but it comes with a large number of precautions.

Staff disciplined over their role in the care of Savita Halappanavar
# Warnings
# Warnings

Staff disciplined over their role in the care of Savita Halappanavar

Sep 11th 2014, 11:02 AM 21,723 Views 107 Comments

Her husband, Praveen, had not been informed of the disciplinary action.

How the alcohol industry 'runs the show' at the World Cup
# Cup Of Misery
# Cup Of Misery

How the alcohol industry 'runs the show' at the World Cup

Jun 12th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,892 Views 31 Comments

A long-standing ban on the sales of alcohol in Brazilian stadia has been

More flood warnings as Atlantic storm makes its way to Irish shores
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

More flood warnings as Atlantic storm makes its way to Irish shores

Feb 4th 2014, 8:07 AM 25,355 Views 34 Comments

Another storm swell is on its way bringing wet and windy weather.

Flooding in Cork, flood warnings for Dublin, Northern Ireland
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

Flooding in Cork, flood warnings for Dublin, Northern Ireland

Jan 2nd 2014, 7:20 PM 64,566 Views 93 Comments

An Orange Alert was put up by Met Éireann earlier today.

Flood warnings as high tides expected in Cork and Dublin
# Sand Bags
# Sand Bags

Flood warnings as high tides expected in Cork and Dublin

Dec 31st 2013, 6:39 PM 17,720 Views 17 Comments

Sand bags are being put in place at locations prone to flooding.

Gardaí to use Twitter for major emergency alerts
# Warning
# Warning

Gardaí to use Twitter for major emergency alerts

Nov 18th 2013, 10:24 AM 16,171 Views 27 Comments

An Garda Síochána has become the first Irish organisation to sign up for Twitter Alerts which are sent to users during emergencies or natural disasters.

California wildfire prompts air warnings 100 miles away
# USA
# USA

California wildfire prompts air warnings 100 miles away

Aug 28th 2013, 3:25 PM 4,158 Views 5 Comments

Schoolchildren are being kept inside while others are attending hospitals complaining of eye and throat irritation.

Flooding, power cuts reported around Ireland following heavy rainfall
# Floods
# Floods

Flooding, power cuts reported around Ireland following heavy rainfall

Jun 28th 2012, 11:58 AM 27,895 Views 38 Comments

Motorists in parts of Northern Ireland were forced to abandon vehicles last night. Meanwhile, localised flooding has been reported in parts of Cork, Waterford, Tipperary, Wicklow and Westmeath.

7 tips for staying safe on the roads during this morning's floods
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

7 tips for staying safe on the roads during this morning's floods

Jun 28th 2012, 8:38 AM 7,460 Views 7 Comments

The worst of the rain seems to have passed – but the roads still present many hazards for motorists this morning.

PSNI officers warn Facebook users about illegal sectarian posts
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

PSNI officers warn Facebook users about illegal sectarian posts

Jun 4th 2012, 2:08 PM 3,607 Views 2 Comments

PSNI officers in West Belfast have said they have taken down illegal posts from the social networking site with a view to prosecution.

Children in Mexican adoption scam show signs of sexual abuse
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Children in Mexican adoption scam show signs of sexual abuse

Jan 19th 2012, 10:29 AM 3,667 Views 4 Comments

Eleven Irish couples have been innocently embroiled in the apparent child-trafficking ring as they believed it was a legitimate adoption process.