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41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey
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41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:08 PM 7,735 Views 6 Comments

Up to 200 people were inside the factory but most escaped unharmed.

'Common sense has broken out': High Court grants permanent order against blockade at meat factories
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'Common sense has broken out': High Court grants permanent order against blockade at meat factories

Aug 30th 2019, 2:51 PM 17,756 Views 34 Comments

Consent orders were made against named protesters blockading plants owned by Dawn Meats, ABP and Slaney Meats.

Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery
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Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery

Updated Oct 8th 2018, 10:50 PM 35,750 Views 6 Comments

Four people received hospital treatment for minor injuries.

Huge fire at Limerick factory brought under control
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Huge fire at Limerick factory brought under control

Aug 28th 2018, 8:34 AM 11,769 Views 3 Comments

Firefighters worked overnight to quench the blaze.

Objection lodged against massive Cork housing plan
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Objection lodged against massive Cork housing plan

Feb 14th 2018, 6:05 AM 26,302 Views 18 Comments

A local veterinary hospital is objecting to the current plan.

Firefighters tackling blaze at derelict factory in Dublin
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Firefighters tackling blaze at derelict factory in Dublin

Sep 2nd 2017, 3:50 PM 19,267 Views 17 Comments

A large amount of smoke can be seen in the area.

Firefighters struggle to contain blaze after factory explosion kills at least 25 people
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Firefighters struggle to contain blaze after factory explosion kills at least 25 people

Sep 10th 2016, 2:03 PM 6,307 Views 4 Comments

Some 70 others were injured in the incident in Bangladesh, many critically.

'Used like disposable cups': Samsung workers affected by factory chemicals speak up
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'Used like disposable cups': Samsung workers affected by factory chemicals speak up

Aug 14th 2016, 10:45 AM 16,251 Views 25 Comments

A worker-safety group has documented more than 200 cases of serious illnesses, including leukaemia, lupus, lymphoma and multiple sclerosis.

Tesla wants to build an 'alien dreadnaught' factory after losing money in second quarter
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Tesla wants to build an 'alien dreadnaught' factory after losing money in second quarter

Aug 7th 2016, 12:30 PM 24,941 Views 19 Comments

The company this week reported a larger-than-expected second-quarter loss.

60-year-old man arrested after cannabis factory found in house
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60-year-old man arrested after cannabis factory found in house

May 11th 2016, 12:26 PM 21,196 Views 28 Comments

Cannabis plants with an estimated value of over €100,000 were found at the house.

This video of Vienetta being made is deliciously satisfying
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This video of Vienetta being made is deliciously satisfying

Apr 1st 2016, 8:11 PM 6,452 Views 0 Comments

Put it on a conveyor belt straight to our gobs, please.

Here's how the Cadbury Creme Egg filling gets inside the shell
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Here's how the Cadbury Creme Egg filling gets inside the shell

Mar 27th 2016, 5:30 PM 41,451 Views 37 Comments

More than 300 million Creme Eggs are made every year but they’re only sold from January until Easter.

€1.5m given by Europe to retrain workers after factory closure may be returned
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€1.5m given by Europe to retrain workers after factory closure may be returned

Mar 20th 2016, 12:47 PM 18,124 Views 23 Comments

Sinn Féin has called for the government to intervene.

Court hears how gardaí traced can of Red Bull found at murder scene to shop in Dublin
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Court hears how gardaí traced can of Red Bull found at murder scene to shop in Dublin

Feb 2nd 2016, 6:10 AM 31,750 Views 0 Comments

Gary Flynn has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Seamus ‘Shay’ O’Byrne.

Drogheda fire: Fourth teenager arrested over blaze that destroyed factory
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Drogheda fire: Fourth teenager arrested over blaze that destroyed factory

Sep 14th 2015, 4:00 PM 16,744 Views 16 Comments

The Dawn paper facility in the Co Louth town was destroyed by the fire on Saturday night.

Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide
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Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide

Aug 16th 2015, 7:33 AM 30,460 Views 14 Comments

Nearly 100 men remain missing after the blast, with 88 bodies unidentified.

Here's what it's really like to work in an Irish factory
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Here's what it's really like to work in an Irish factory

Jul 26th 2015, 8:30 AM 6,080 Views 71 Comments

We sit in rows of five assembling, labelling and scanning. Most of us were not here a year ago and most of us will not be here a year from now.

Could mass produced tiny houses help solve Ireland's housing crisis?
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Could mass produced tiny houses help solve Ireland's housing crisis?

Jun 4th 2015, 4:07 PM 6,278 Views 5 Comments

Co Meath company MK Engineering is working towards being able to factory produce the units.

Firefighters have been battling this blaze at a Carlow factory all through the night
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Firefighters have been battling this blaze at a Carlow factory all through the night

Dec 28th 2014, 10:43 AM 43,582 Views 53 Comments

Locals have been told to keep their windows and doors shut because of toxic particles in the air.

Here's exactly how McDonald's chicken nuggets are made
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Here's exactly how McDonald's chicken nuggets are made

Dec 12th 2014, 6:38 PM 6,376 Views 4 Comments

There’s no pink goop! According to McDonald’s, that is.

Man dies in accident at Louth factory
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Man dies in accident at Louth factory

Oct 30th 2014, 8:00 PM 20,127 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating.

This 20-year-old inventor owns a Chinese factory
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This 20-year-old inventor owns a Chinese factory

Oct 19th 2014, 4:00 PM 31,878 Views 13 Comments

He’s the founder of Vante Toys.

Arrests made after India factory collapses, killing 11 and trapping dozens
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Arrests made after India factory collapses, killing 11 and trapping dozens

Jun 29th 2014, 11:18 AM 5,409 Views 5 Comments

Eleven people died in a separate collapse in the north the country.

Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress
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Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress

Jun 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 134,900 Views 95 Comments

The hand-stitched label has raised more questions about Primark’s ethics.

VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure
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VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure

Apr 1st 2014, 1:22 PM 17,250 Views 35 Comments

Four former workers at the plant are trying to highlight the issues they have been dealing with over the last five years – mainly the fact that they still haven’t been given a pension.

Nigerian police free pregnant teens in 'baby factory' raid
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Nigerian police free pregnant teens in 'baby factory' raid

Mar 22nd 2014, 12:15 PM 27,460 Views 49 Comments

The teenagers and young women were found in a house that was stormed in the Akute district.

Mesmerising video of how they make Jif Lemon
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Mesmerising video of how they make Jif Lemon

Mar 4th 2014, 10:04 AM 3,759 Views 7 Comments

When life hands you lemons…

Workers in France free their tyre factory bosses after holding them captive
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Workers in France free their tyre factory bosses after holding them captive

Jan 7th 2014, 5:19 PM 9,960 Views 24 Comments

Workers battling the closure of a Goodyear tyre plant had held to executives captive for almost 30 hours before occupying the factory.

Workers at Goodyear tyre factory in France take bosses captive
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Workers at Goodyear tyre factory in France take bosses captive

Jan 6th 2014, 8:45 PM 28,727 Views 75 Comments

The workers are fighting against the planned closure of the factory with the potential loss of hundreds of jobs.

Up to 70 people trapped after Mumbai building collapse
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Up to 70 people trapped after Mumbai building collapse

Sep 27th 2013, 8:07 AM 4,782 Views 15 Comments

There were 22 families living in the five-story building, owned by the city’s civic administrative body.

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse
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Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

Sep 13th 2013, 12:58 PM 5,453 Views 5 Comments

The company was critical of other brands that were being supplied by the company that failed to attend a meeting in Geneva yesterday to discuss long-term compensation.

Firefighters tackle blaze at storage factory in Waterford
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Firefighters tackle blaze at storage factory in Waterford

Aug 21st 2013, 3:24 PM 5,232 Views 10 Comments

Eight fire units and five garda units are at the scene at Belview Port in Waterford.

50 jobs created at Dublin pharmaceutical plant
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50 jobs created at Dublin pharmaceutical plant

Jul 26th 2013, 7:25 AM 7,208 Views 8 Comments

Alexion Pharmaceuticals has already begun recruiting for the new jobs which are due to be in place by the end of the year.

Two dead after explosion at fireworks factory
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Two dead after explosion at fireworks factory

Jun 20th 2013, 9:03 PM 5,845 Views 6 Comments

Around 150 firefighters battled the flames to bring them under control.

Locked doors a sign of China work-safety failings
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Locked doors a sign of China work-safety failings

Jun 5th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,698 Views 3 Comments

The country’s economy has surged into second place globally, but industrial safety conditions are not good.

Deadly fire at China poultry plant claims 112 lives
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Deadly fire at China poultry plant claims 112 lives

Jun 3rd 2013, 9:30 AM 4,900 Views 16 Comments

The cause of the blaze was not immediately clear, but eyewitnesses reportedly heard a blast and suspected a leak of liquid ammonia.

'Extremely' poor quality materials caused Bangladesh factory collapse
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'Extremely' poor quality materials caused Bangladesh factory collapse

May 23rd 2013, 8:38 AM 5,584 Views 9 Comments

A government report found that two floors had been added illegally and the ground it was built on had been a body of water, filled with rubbish.

Two killed after ceiling collapses in Cambodia shoe factory
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Two killed after ceiling collapses in Cambodia shoe factory

May 16th 2013, 7:34 AM 4,383 Views 7 Comments

A ceiling collapsed at the factory, injuring six and killing two.

Bangladesh disaster 'could happen again' - but can we help?
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Bangladesh disaster 'could happen again' - but can we help?

May 12th 2013, 8:00 AM 4,184 Views 4 Comments

Oxfam says that about 90 per cent of high rise buildings in Dhaka, where last week’s tragic building collapse occurred, are not built even to local standards.

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