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#Workplace accident

# workplace-accident - Sunday 16 May, 2021

Tributes paid to man (19) who died in Dublin Port accident
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Tributes paid to man (19) who died in Dublin Port accident

Updated May 16th 2021, 5:57 PM 120,959 Views 35 Comments

SIPTU expressed their condolences to the man’s family

# workplace-accident - Friday 22 January, 2021

Man (30s) dies in workplace accident in Clare
# Doonaha
# Doonaha

Man (30s) dies in workplace accident in Clare

Jan 22nd 2021, 5:18 PM 48,781 Views 5 Comments

It’s understood the man was working on a construction project on a local farm when the tragedy occurred.

# workplace-accident - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Man dies after building partially collapses in Kerry
# Tralee
# Tralee

Man dies after building partially collapses in Kerry

Nov 28th 2020, 10:49 AM 46,410 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened on Ashe Street shortly after 8am this morning.

# workplace-accident - Friday 15 May, 2020

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant

May 15th 2020, 11:01 AM 35,385 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

# workplace-accident - Monday 6 January, 2020

Shipping company faces charges over father-of-two's death at Dublin Port
# District Court
# District Court

Shipping company faces charges over father-of-two's death at Dublin Port

Jan 6th 2020, 4:07 PM 20,651 Views 0 Comments

Doyle Shipping Group is accused of breaking health and safety laws following the death of a father-of-two after a workplace accident at Dublin Port.

# workplace-accident - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

'It's not a burden, it's an opportunity': One fifth of Irish workforce aged 55 and over
# Retirement
# Retirement

'It's not a burden, it's an opportunity': One fifth of Irish workforce aged 55 and over

Oct 1st 2019, 6:00 AM 12,943 Views 5 Comments

Research has also revealed workers between the age of 55 and 64 are almost twice as likely than younger workers to experience a workplace fatality.

# workplace-accident - Monday 23 September, 2019

Man (60s) dies in workplace accident after falling from height at Dublin 4 building
# Fatality
# Fatality

Man (60s) dies in workplace accident after falling from height at Dublin 4 building

Sep 23rd 2019, 5:31 PM 64,236 Views 6 Comments

The body of the deceased has since been removed to Dublin City Morgue.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks

Updated Aug 14th 2019, 6:20 PM 54,435 Views 19 Comments

Seven workers have died at ports and docks around Ireland in the last two years.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Company fined €500,000 after fatal accident at Mayo quarry
# Fined
# Fined

Company fined €500,000 after fatal accident at Mayo quarry

Feb 6th 2019, 4:41 PM 17,365 Views 8 Comments

Joseph Harrington was fatally injured when he fell into an inadequately guarded stone crusher at the quarry.

# workplace-accident - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport
# Fall
# Fall

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport

Nov 24th 2018, 3:45 PM 62,595 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí, the Health and Safety Authority and Dublin Airport authorities are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

# workplace-accident - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Tributes paid to builder killed in 'tragic accident' in Clare
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Tributes paid to builder killed in 'tragic accident' in Clare

May 15th 2018, 9:36 PM 50,306 Views 8 Comments

The local community is said to be “numbed” by the incident.

# workplace-accident - Monday 12 March, 2018

Man dies after falling from roof at Monaghan hotel
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man dies after falling from roof at Monaghan hotel

Mar 12th 2018, 8:21 PM 55,278 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the incident.

# workplace-accident - Friday 16 February, 2018

Man in his 20s dies in workplace incident in Kildare
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man in his 20s dies in workplace incident in Kildare

Feb 16th 2018, 1:04 PM 61,844 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are investigating what happened.

# workplace-accident - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Man in his 70s dies after being struck by teleporter at Meath farm
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man in his 70s dies after being struck by teleporter at Meath farm

Feb 10th 2018, 11:28 AM 23,398 Views 10 Comments

The accident happened at a potato farm near Stamullen.

# workplace-accident - Friday 10 November, 2017

Company fined €125k after employee has four fingers amputated
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Company fined €125k after employee has four fingers amputated

Nov 10th 2017, 6:01 PM 32,016 Views 10 Comments

Another employee had died using the same machine several years before.

# workplace-accident - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Man (30s) dies in Cork workplace incident
# Coachford
# Coachford

Man (30s) dies in Cork workplace incident

Sep 28th 2017, 8:05 PM 32,830 Views 13 Comments

Health and safety inspectors are investigating the incident.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Man was crushed to death beneath forty tonnes of cheese, inquest hears
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man was crushed to death beneath forty tonnes of cheese, inquest hears

Apr 19th 2017, 7:25 PM 25,389 Views 8 Comments

Robert Ceremuga died after the incident at VP Foods in Finglas, Dublin 11.

# workplace-accident - Monday 10 April, 2017

Tributes to 'gentleman' father-of-three who died in tragic aerosol can explosion in Wexford
# Carrig-on-bannow
# Carrig-on-bannow

Tributes to 'gentleman' father-of-three who died in tragic aerosol can explosion in Wexford

Apr 10th 2017, 10:47 AM 31,998 Views 11 Comments

Aidan Cummins died near his Carrig-on-Bannow home on Saturday.

# workplace-accident - Monday 20 March, 2017

Aer Lingus fined €250,000 over death of worker at Dublin Airport
# John Murray
# John Murray

Aer Lingus fined €250,000 over death of worker at Dublin Airport

Mar 20th 2017, 6:20 PM 32,918 Views 0 Comments

The airline was fined €250,000 for breaching health and safety laws.

# workplace-accident - Monday 16 January, 2017

Man in his 30s dies after falling from roof in Kerry
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man in his 30s dies after falling from roof in Kerry

Jan 16th 2017, 5:09 PM 28,357 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA have begun investigations.

# workplace-accident - Monday 2 January, 2017

Two men die in separate accidents at quarry and farm
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two men die in separate accidents at quarry and farm

Jan 2nd 2017, 3:16 PM 34,495 Views 8 Comments

One took place in Monaghan, the other in Wexford.

# workplace-accident - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm
# Ballyfarnon
# Ballyfarnon

Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm

Dec 13th 2016, 11:02 AM 16,110 Views 5 Comments

The Health and Safety Authority and gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the accident.

# workplace-accident - Monday 12 December, 2016

Man in his 20s dies after wall collapses in Waterford
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man in his 20s dies after wall collapses in Waterford

Dec 12th 2016, 7:56 PM 25,755 Views 6 Comments

The incident occurred around 3.50pm this afternoon.

# workplace-accident - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Farmer (65) dies while working on his tractor in Co Kerry
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Farmer (65) dies while working on his tractor in Co Kerry

May 3rd 2016, 12:29 PM 25,081 Views 5 Comments

The accident happened yesterday morning in Ballylongford.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Man dies after falling from roof in Donegal
# Falcarragh
# Falcarragh

Man dies after falling from roof in Donegal

Apr 6th 2016, 3:17 PM 16,915 Views 5 Comments

The man was working at the time.

# workplace-accident - Friday 25 March, 2016

Man (40s) dies from crush injuries after workplace accident
# Naas
# Naas

Man (40s) dies from crush injuries after workplace accident

Mar 25th 2016, 10:26 AM 31,291 Views 10 Comments

The man passed away after sustaining crush injuries at a Naas factory.

# workplace-accident - Monday 1 February, 2016

Woman seriously injured in early morning workplace accident
# Sligo
# Sligo

Woman seriously injured in early morning workplace accident

Feb 1st 2016, 11:21 PM 54,415 Views 5 Comments

The woman was taken to Sligo University Hospital yesterday.

# workplace-accident - Thursday 26 November, 2015

'RIP Lads' - Tributes paid to two Irishmen who died while working in Perth
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

'RIP Lads' - Tributes paid to two Irishmen who died while working in Perth

Nov 26th 2015, 10:48 PM 41,205 Views 14 Comments

Joseph McDermott and Gerard Bradley died yesterday when a concrete slab fell on them.

# workplace-accident - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Tributes to "good natured young fella" who died in Cork welding explosion
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes to "good natured young fella" who died in Cork welding explosion

Nov 19th 2015, 6:57 PM 30,082 Views 16 Comments

Waterford man Donal Scanlon (21) was on life support before he died.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Man (69) dies after falling off roof in Cavan
# Virginia
# Virginia

Man (69) dies after falling off roof in Cavan

Sep 30th 2015, 9:14 PM 18,943 Views 6 Comments

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Man dies in tragic accident at work yard in Galway
# Workplace Death
# Workplace Death

Man dies in tragic accident at work yard in Galway

Jul 22nd 2015, 11:10 PM 38,261 Views 8 Comments

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Investigation under way after one man dies and a second injured in Portmarnock sewer pipe incident
# Fumes
# Fumes

Investigation under way after one man dies and a second injured in Portmarnock sewer pipe incident

Jun 10th 2015, 10:54 PM 66,686 Views 27 Comments

It is believed the man was overcome by fumes.

# workplace-accident - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man dies at construction site of gas pipeline in Tipperary
# Nenagh
# Nenagh

Man dies at construction site of gas pipeline in Tipperary

Feb 27th 2015, 5:52 PM 21,118 Views 13 Comments

An investigation into the incident will be carried out.

# workplace-accident - Friday 14 November, 2014

Two men die in separate workplace accidents
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two men die in separate workplace accidents

Nov 14th 2014, 10:58 PM 34,882 Views 13 Comments

Both incidents took place early this morning, one in Wexford and one in Roscommon.

# workplace-accident - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Boy dies in slurry pit incident on Antrim farm
# Farm Safety
# Farm Safety

Boy dies in slurry pit incident on Antrim farm

Jun 8th 2014, 9:23 AM 18,932 Views 0 Comments

The boy’s father is said to be fighting for his life in a Belfast hospital.

# workplace-accident - Friday 7 March, 2014

Man taken to hospital with crush injuries in Waterford
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Man taken to hospital with crush injuries in Waterford

Mar 7th 2014, 7:21 PM 18,599 Views 14 Comments

The workplace accident happened this afternoon at a plant in the Waterford Industrial Estate.

# workplace-accident - Friday 21 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Feb 21st 2014, 11:00 PM 13,893 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Alan Shatter, tragic workplace accidents and angry Ryanair customers.

# workplace-accident - Saturday 11 January, 2014

HSA launches investigation into workplace accident in Donegal
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

HSA launches investigation into workplace accident in Donegal

Jan 11th 2014, 9:38 AM 12,643 Views 3 Comments

The 21-year-old was tragically killed on the premises where he worked yesterday.

# workplace-accident - Friday 9 August, 2013

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall

Aug 9th 2013, 4:58 PM 13,552 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened off Baggot Street on Rogers Lane at around 10.30am.

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