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#Workplace accident

# workplace-accident - Friday 15 May, 2020

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the incident.

# workplace-accident - Friday 16 February, 2018

Man in his 20s dies in workplace incident in Kildare

Gardaí are investigating what happened.

# workplace-accident - Saturday 10 February, 2018

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

The accident happened at a potato farm near Stamullen.

# workplace-accident - Friday 10 November, 2017

Company fined €125k after employee has four fingers amputated

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

# workplace-accident - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Man (30s) dies in Cork workplace incident

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

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

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

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

Gardaí and the HSA have begun investigations.

# workplace-accident - Monday 2 January, 2017

Two men die in separate accidents at quarry and farm

One took place in Monaghan, the other in Wexford.

# workplace-accident - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm

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

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

The accident happened yesterday morning in Ballylongford.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Man dies after falling from roof in Donegal

The man was working at the time.

# workplace-accident - Friday 25 March, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Man dies in tragic accident at work yard in Galway

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

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

# workplace-accident - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man dies at construction site of gas pipeline in Tipperary

An investigation into the incident will be carried out.

# workplace-accident - Friday 14 November, 2014

Two men die in separate workplace accidents

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

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

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

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

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# workplace-accident - Saturday 11 January, 2014

HSA launches investigation into workplace accident in Donegal

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

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

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Man (22) killed while working at SmartPly plant in Waterford

The incident happened at the SmartPly plant, a subsidiary of Coillte, at around 3pm yesterday.

# workplace-accident - Friday 30 November, 2012

Man, 21, dies in workplace accident in Cork

The accident happened this afternoon on Hibernian Road near Anglesea Street in Cork city.

# workplace-accident - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Bord na Móna worker dies in power station accident

The incident occurred at Lough Ree Power Station overnight.

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