Advertisement
Dublin: 24 °C Sunday 25 July, 2021

#hsa

Man (30s) dies in workplace accident in Clare
# Doonaha
From TheJournal.ie
# Doonaha

Man (30s) dies in workplace accident in Clare

Jan 22nd 2021, 5:18 PM 48,748 Views 5 Comments

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

Meat plant inspections find lack of social distancing, ill-fitted masks, and asbestos
# Meat Plants
From TheJournal.ie
# Meat Plants

Meat plant inspections find lack of social distancing, ill-fitted masks, and asbestos

Nov 29th 2020, 8:30 PM 37,718 Views 43 Comments

Inspections of meat processing plants by the Health and Safety Authority have raised a range of concerns.

Documents show government unease at campaign to designate Covid-19 an 'occupational illness'
# Employer Liability
From TheJournal.ie
# Employer Liability

Documents show government unease at campaign to designate Covid-19 an 'occupational illness'

Sep 27th 2020, 12:05 AM 36,404 Views 18 Comments

The Department of Business expressed concern about the liability for the State and businesses.

Witness appeal after man is killed while carrying out roadworks in Kerry
# Hsa
From TheJournal.ie
# Hsa

Witness appeal after man is killed while carrying out roadworks in Kerry

Aug 14th 2020, 10:44 AM 42,897 Views 2 Comments

The man, aged in his 40s, died on Tuesday.

Around 20% of meat plant workers are covered by sick pay, according to an industry spokesperson
# Meat Plants
From TheJournal.ie
# Meat Plants

Around 20% of meat plant workers are covered by sick pay, according to an industry spokesperson

Aug 13th 2020, 3:52 PM 21,319 Views 46 Comments

Meat industry representatives appeared before the special Dáil committee on Covid this afternoon.

State body that enforces Covid-19 guidelines in workplaces has issued 54 prohibition notices in last six weeks
# Hsa
From TheJournal.ie
# Hsa

State body that enforces Covid-19 guidelines in workplaces has issued 54 prohibition notices in last six weeks

Aug 3rd 2020, 12:05 AM 49,509 Views 25 Comments

Covid-19 inspectors from the HSA have inspected over 1,500 workplaces since mid-June.

A €20m budget and just 67 field inspectors: Is the HSA up to the task of policing the Covid reopening?
# INspections
From TheJournal.ie
# INspections

A €20m budget and just 67 field inspectors: Is the HSA up to the task of policing the Covid reopening?

May 23rd 2020, 12:05 AM 21,818 Views 57 Comments

Success in re-opening in Ireland is relying on community transmission of Covid-19 not to rise sharply again.

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant
# Kildare
From TheJournal.ie
# Kildare

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant

May 15th 2020, 11:01 AM 35,363 Views 6 Comments

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

Young girl dies following farming accident in Donegal
# Gardaí
From TheJournal.ie
# Gardaí

Young girl dies following farming accident in Donegal

May 13th 2020, 10:50 PM 45,293 Views 9 Comments

Gardai in Carndonagh are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

Handshakes and sharing cups banned: How Irish businesses will operate once they reopen
# Covid-19
From TheJournal.ie
# Covid-19

Handshakes and sharing cups banned: How Irish businesses will operate once they reopen

Updated May 9th 2020, 3:19 PM 102,227 Views 85 Comments

The HSA can order a business to shut down operations if it doesn’t comply with the measures.

Concern over how physical distancing in workplaces will be 'policed' once restrictions are eased
# Protection
From TheJournal.ie
# Protection

Concern over how physical distancing in workplaces will be 'policed' once restrictions are eased

Apr 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 33,359 Views 68 Comments

Unions are monitoring the situation but they say enforcement resources need to be increased.

Teenage boy dies following farming incident involving overturned tractor in Clare
# Mooghna Lough
From TheJournal.ie
# Mooghna Lough

Teenage boy dies following farming incident involving overturned tractor in Clare

Apr 23rd 2020, 3:43 PM 45,404 Views 0 Comments

It’s understood the boy was travelling alone in the tractor at the time.

Construction deaths more than doubled last year with falls from heights being the leading cause
# Workplace Accidents
From TheJournal.ie
# Workplace Accidents

Construction deaths more than doubled last year with falls from heights being the leading cause

Jan 10th 2020, 6:00 AM 17,698 Views 32 Comments

Overall, 46 people died in workplace accidents in 2019 and agriculture remains the most dangerous sector in which to work.

Safety watchdog to carry out inspection 'blitz' on construction sites nationwide
# Health And Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Health And Safety

Safety watchdog to carry out inspection 'blitz' on construction sites nationwide

Oct 21st 2019, 6:05 AM 15,370 Views 15 Comments

So far this year, there have been six reported construction-related deaths.

'It's not a burden, it's an opportunity': One fifth of Irish workforce aged 55 and over
# Retirement
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 12,934 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.

HSA to carry out safety inspection blitz on quarries
# Workplace Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Workplace Safety

HSA to carry out safety inspection blitz on quarries

Sep 6th 2019, 12:48 PM 13,895 Views 17 Comments

More than 50 quarries across the country will be inspected next week.

39 people died in workplace incidents last year, with 17 deaths caused by vehicles
# Hsa
From TheJournal.ie
# Hsa

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

Aug 30th 2019, 1:09 PM 8,755 Views 11 Comments

The HSA launched it annual report for 2018 today.

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks
# Workplace Accident
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 54,428 Views 19 Comments

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

40% drop in the number of site accidents in the construction industry this year
# Hsa
From TheJournal.ie
# Hsa

40% drop in the number of site accidents in the construction industry this year

Jul 19th 2019, 9:30 AM 8,961 Views 31 Comments

There have been 166 incidents recorded up to June 2019 – two of which were fatal.

Man (50s) dies in workplace accident in west Cork
# Enniskeane
From TheJournal.ie
# Enniskeane

Man (50s) dies in workplace accident in west Cork

Feb 26th 2019, 11:22 AM 32,104 Views 4 Comments

His body currently remains at the scene and the Health and Safety Authority have been notified.

Company fined €500,000 after fatal accident at Mayo quarry
# Fined
From TheJournal.ie
# Fined

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

Feb 6th 2019, 4:41 PM 17,343 Views 8 Comments

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

'I ran as hard as I could, she charged after me': Farmer attacked by cow speaks about farm safety
# Farm Accidents
From TheJournal.ie
# Farm Accidents

'I ran as hard as I could, she charged after me': Farmer attacked by cow speaks about farm safety

Feb 2nd 2019, 4:00 PM 39,957 Views 29 Comments

Brendan McLoughlin told his story as the HSA launched its farm safety inspection campaign.

Man dies following farming accident in Clare
# Cooraclare
From TheJournal.ie
# Cooraclare

Man dies following farming accident in Clare

Jan 24th 2019, 6:49 PM 24,955 Views 4 Comments

The accident happened near the village of Cooraclare in the west of the county.

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport
# Fall
From TheJournal.ie
# Fall

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport

Nov 24th 2018, 3:45 PM 62,594 Views 14 Comments

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

Investigation launched into sudden death of man (40s) in dockland workplace incident
# Southbank Quay
From TheJournal.ie
# Southbank Quay

Investigation launched into sudden death of man (40s) in dockland workplace incident

Nov 15th 2018, 5:58 PM 22,153 Views 11 Comments

Calls have been made for better protection and safety protocols for all dock and port workers.

Two people injured in chemical incident at laboratory in Waterford
# Sanofi
From TheJournal.ie
# Sanofi

Two people injured in chemical incident at laboratory in Waterford

Aug 1st 2018, 2:30 PM 19,227 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened in a laboratory at the Sanofi Waterford site at around 11.20am.

Man in his 90s killed in Kerry farm accident
# Listowel
From TheJournal.ie
# Listowel

Man in his 90s killed in Kerry farm accident

Jul 20th 2018, 2:10 PM 19,159 Views 12 Comments

It is understood the accident involved a tractor and machinery.

'I just remember the tractor wheel going over me': How an accident changed a child's life in seconds
# Farm Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Farm Safety

'I just remember the tractor wheel going over me': How an accident changed a child's life in seconds

Jul 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,688 Views 4 Comments

Kerrie Leonard was left paralysed after an accident on her family’s farm.

Man in his 70s dies after falling into slurry pit in Co Monaghan
# Threemilehouse
From TheJournal.ie
# Threemilehouse

Man in his 70s dies after falling into slurry pit in Co Monaghan

Jul 4th 2018, 9:47 AM 19,462 Views 9 Comments

Garda and HSA investigations are under way.

Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
# Clogher
From TheJournal.ie
# Clogher

Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo

Jun 30th 2018, 4:32 PM 25,682 Views 5 Comments

It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.

Man dies suddenly in workplace incident at Dublin Port
# Health And Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Health And Safety

Man dies suddenly in workplace incident at Dublin Port

Jun 6th 2018, 8:05 PM 20,638 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the death of the man.

Tributes paid to builder killed in 'tragic accident' in Clare
# Workplace Accident
From TheJournal.ie
# Workplace Accident

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

May 15th 2018, 9:36 PM 50,229 Views 8 Comments

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

'A terrible tragedy': Farmer (90s) dies in accident on Kilkenny farm
# Kilkenny
From TheJournal.ie
# Kilkenny

'A terrible tragedy': Farmer (90s) dies in accident on Kilkenny farm

Mar 15th 2018, 3:10 PM 27,331 Views 4 Comments

HSA inspectors arrived on the scene this afternoon to carry out an investigation.

Man dies after falling from roof at Monaghan hotel
# Workplace Accident
From TheJournal.ie
# Workplace Accident

Man dies after falling from roof at Monaghan hotel

Mar 12th 2018, 8:21 PM 55,274 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the incident.

Man in his 40s dies in workplace incident in Cork
# Dungourney
From TheJournal.ie
# Dungourney

Man in his 40s dies in workplace incident in Cork

Mar 12th 2018, 5:29 PM 42,852 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating what happened.

Man in his 20s dies in workplace incident in Kildare
# Investigation
From TheJournal.ie
# Investigation

Man in his 20s dies in workplace incident in Kildare

Feb 16th 2018, 1:04 PM 61,842 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are investigating what happened.

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

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

Feb 10th 2018, 11:28 AM 23,397 Views 10 Comments

The accident happened at a potato farm near Stamullen.

47 people died in workplace accidents last year (and 14 of them were elderly farmers)
# Workplace Fatalities
From TheJournal.ie
# Workplace Fatalities

47 people died in workplace accidents last year (and 14 of them were elderly farmers)

Jan 3rd 2018, 1:10 PM 10,923 Views 17 Comments

New figures from the Health and Safety Authority show that there were 47 fatal accidents last year, up one from 46 the year before.

Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim
# Tragedy
From TheJournal.ie
# Tragedy

Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim

Nov 28th 2017, 7:34 AM 23,875 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority has launched an investigation into the incident.

Laois man dies after being struck by large fuse box at St Patrick's University Hospital
# Dublin
From TheJournal.ie
# Dublin

Laois man dies after being struck by large fuse box at St Patrick's University Hospital

Nov 24th 2017, 11:56 AM 37,360 Views 21 Comments

He was removed to St James’ Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

1 2 3 4