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#Workplace Deaths

# workplace-deaths - Friday 30 August, 2019

39 people died in workplace incidents last year, with 17 deaths caused by vehicles Hsa

39 people died in workplace incidents last year, with 17 deaths caused by vehicles

The HSA launched it annual report for 2018 today.

# workplace-deaths - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Almost half of all workplace deaths last year were on farms

Accidents involving vehicles accounted for nearly half of all fatalities in 2016.

# workplace-deaths - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Garda investigation launched after man in his 50s dies in workplace incident

He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 10am.

# workplace-deaths - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

55 people died while at work last year

SIPTU wants something done.

# workplace-deaths - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Farming is most dangerous job as workplace deaths increase

More than one-third of those killed were working on farms, figures from the Health and Safety Authority show.

# workplace-deaths - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Farm deaths increase in 2010

The number of people who died on farms in Ireland more than doubled from 11 in 2009 to 25 in 2010.

# workplace-deaths - Wednesday 29 December, 2010

Government approves preparation of "corporate manslaughter" bill

Bill paves the way for the introduction of criminal liability over workplace deaths and deaths arising from faulty products and services.