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Dublin: 10 °C Friday 18 October, 2019

#Drowning

From TheJournal.ie British women found dead after going for late-night swim in Spain Costa Brava

British women found dead after going for late-night swim in Spain

The women were 33 and 36 years old.

From TheJournal.ie Toddler dies after father throws his children in a pond, confesses in 911 call North Carolina

Toddler dies after father throws his children in a pond, confesses in 911 call

Two girls were saved from the water by an off-duty policeman, but one of them died today.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick man rescues woman from drowning in New York river Hero

Limerick man rescues woman from drowning in New York river

This was Niall O’Shaughnessy’s second Hudson River rescue.

From TheJournal.ie An elderly man has saved a drowning man's life in Limerick Good Man

An elderly man has saved a drowning man's life in Limerick

The man, in his forties, was rescued from the River Shannon on Saturday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise Drowning This post contains videos

Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise

Last year, 55 people died by accidental drowning in Irish waterways.

From TheJournal.ie Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned Rallying

Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned

Barry Davis Ryan has been missing for over a week.

From TheJournal.ie GAA clubs pay tribute to Irishman dead in Thailand drowning incident Tragic

GAA clubs pay tribute to Irishman dead in Thailand drowning incident

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing assistance to his family.

From The42 GAA clubs pay tribute to Waterford man who dies in Thailand drowning incident RIP

GAA clubs pay tribute to Waterford man who dies in Thailand drowning incident

The victim was a native of Dungarvan.

From TheJournal.ie New area searched for man whose dad and girlfriend died in Cork drowning Baltimore

New area searched for man whose dad and girlfriend died in Cork drowning

The man is believed to be in his 20s.

From TheJournal.ie A man has died after falling overboard from a fishing boat in Donegal Drowning

A man has died after falling overboard from a fishing boat in Donegal

The alarm was raised at around 3pm.

From TheJournal.ie To stop drownings, Europe should ferry across migrants itself Opinion

To stop drownings, Europe should ferry across migrants itself

I am a believer in tight border security, but I cannot turn a blind eye wanton waste of life in the Mediterranean.

From TheJournal.ie Why resuscitating people for a long time after drowning will not always work Accidental Death

Why resuscitating people for a long time after drowning will not always work

New study looks at the outcomes after resuscitation.

From TheJournal.ie Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death Quebec

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death

She was charged with murdering her children in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie More than 40 people drown every hour, with young children most at risk Water Safety

More than 40 people drown every hour, with young children most at risk

Men are twice as likely to drown as women.

From TheJournal.ie Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute's silence for John and Kevin RIP

Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute's silence for John and Kevin

Violist John Lynch and his partner, Kevin Devine, died on Friday off a beach in the town of Kissamos.

From TheJournal.ie Two Irishmen die in Crete drowning tragedy Mediterranean

Two Irishmen die in Crete drowning tragedy

The tragedy happened on Friday. The Department of Foreign Affairs is assisting the families of the two men.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about a drowning tragedy in Crete, Irish troops in the Middle East, peace, and EP.

From TheJournal.ie Two-year-old Irish boy drowns in Spanish swimming pool Tragedy

Two-year-old Irish boy drowns in Spanish swimming pool

It’s believed the child fell from a wall into a neighbour’s pool.

From TheJournal.ie Photographer dies after falling into the water in Donegal Coast Guard

Photographer dies after falling into the water in Donegal

The accident happened near Fanad Lighthouse.

From TheJournal.ie Body of 13-year-old boy recovered from water in Drogheda Drowning

Body of 13-year-old boy recovered from water in Drogheda

The boy’s remains have been taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager dies following swimming incident at Cavan lake in second drowning today Killykeen Forest Park

Teenager dies following swimming incident at Cavan lake in second drowning today

The incident is the second drowning today.

6 people who appreciate Damien Dempsey for the legend that he is

“The manliest man that ever manned”.

From TheJournal.ie Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday? Hero

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?

One eyewitness is sure it was the singer who came to the rescue “cool as you like”.

From TheJournal.ie Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing Drowned

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing

It is believed the boat was carrying illegal migrants and was overloaded.

Hero pool guy saves tiny ground squirrel from drowning

Reminder that there are good people out there.

From TheJournal.ie 'Mindless vandalism' of life rings along River Boyne puts lives at risk Water Safety

'Mindless vandalism' of life rings along River Boyne puts lives at risk

Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service said replacing the life rings will incur a large financial cost.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about a teenager drowning in a reservoir, a Dublin shooting, and tensions in Ukraine…

From TheJournal.ie Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick Then A Hero Comes Along This post contains images

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick

Fireman Eli Brace jumped in to the water to rescue the woman after the Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter could not retrieve her.

From TheJournal.ie One third of all drownings in the last 25 years recorded as suicide Drowning

One third of all drownings in the last 25 years recorded as suicide

The actual figure could be far higher, because of the number of of deaths in which the intention was recorded as ‘undetermined’.

From TheJournal.ie Above and Beyond: Meet the lifesaving Luas driver who went back on duty after a dramatic rescue Philip Redmond

Above and Beyond: Meet the lifesaving Luas driver who went back on duty after a dramatic rescue

Philip Redmond is one of 37 people from around the country receiving a Seiko ‘Just in Time’ award for rescuing people in near-drowning situations.

From TheJournal.ie "The water rushes in awful fast - the kids wouldn't have been able to stand" Local Heroes

"The water rushes in awful fast - the kids wouldn't have been able to stand"

A Kerry fisherman who saved four children from a near-drowning incident during the July heatwave is among the recipients of this year’s national awards for lifesavers.

From TheJournal.ie Woman drowns off Achill Island Tragic

Woman drowns off Achill Island

The Coast Guard was at the scene within minutes after a report of a near drowning, but the woman had passed away.

From TheJournal.ie Man drowns after slipping off bridge wall in Athlone River Shannon

Man drowns after slipping off bridge wall in Athlone

The man’s body was recovered from the River Shannon.

From TheJournal.ie Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident Tragic

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident

The incident happened at Boatstrand near the village of Bunmahon in Waterford last night.

From TheJournal.ie Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app Search And Rescue

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app

The release of ISA SafeTrx comes as the Irish Coast Guard (ICG) reports a considerable increase in the amount of emergency call-outs its has received so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about the Royal baby, a judgment against a government minister and tragedy on the roads and in the water.

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 20s drowns in Castletownbere Beara Peninsula

Man in his 20s drowns in Castletownbere

It is believed the man may have lost his life in tragic circumstances.

From TheJournal.ie Two children rescued after inflatable toy floats out to sea in Kerry Ballybunion

Two children rescued after inflatable toy floats out to sea in Kerry

Irish Water Safety, the coast guard and gardaí have renewed their appeal for people to be extra vigilant when in the water.

From TheJournal.ie Body of missing 65-year-old man found in Tipperary quarry RIP

Body of missing 65-year-old man found in Tipperary quarry

The 64-year-old was swimming in Ahenny quarry in Carrick-on-Suir.