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Dublin: 0 °C Saturday 19 April, 2014


# accident - Yesterday’s News

Two paragliders airlifted to hospital after colliding mid-air in Wicklow

The incident happened at the Glencree Heritage Centre in Enniskerry.

# accident - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Appeal for witnesses after death of 30-year-old man in crash

The man’s car collided with a wall on the Newtown Road in Wexford at 5am this morning.

# accident - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Post-mortem to be carried out after boy dies in quad bike accident in Clare

Ultan Hayes died in hospital from his injuries after the crash.

Female cyclist found seriously injured on side of road after collision

The woman is being treated at Cork University Hospital.

# accident - Friday 4 April, 2014

Eight-year-old boy dies following quad bike accident in Clare

The accident happened last night when the quad bike he and his father were travelling on hit a stone wall.

# accident - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Incredible X-ray shows chainsaw stuck in man’s neck Ouch

Incredible X-ray shows chainsaw stuck in man’s neck

The tree trimmer survived the accident in Pittsburgh and is now recovering.

# accident - Monday 31 March, 2014

Irishman dies in Australia after suspected fall at a tourist mine

ABC News reports that it is believed that 27-year-old Kevin Browne slipped and fell from rigging at the Hard Times mine in Queensland.

# accident - Monday 24 March, 2014

Witness appeal after woman dies in collision

The incident occurred on the N6 at 9am today.

# accident - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Over 8,400 drivers caught not putting seatbelts on children

And an another terrible statistic from the RSA reveals that one in five people killed on our roads last year were not wearing their seatbelts.

# accident - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From The Score Schumacher showing ‘small, encouraging signs’ of improvement Update

Schumacher showing ‘small, encouraging signs’ of improvement

In a statement released this morning, the family of the former Formula One driver say they are ‘confident he will pull through’.

# 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.

# accident - Monday 3 March, 2014

Elderly woman killed in Tipperary car crash

A second woman, who was a passenger in the car, was also injured in the collision.

# accident - Monday 17 February, 2014

Safety breaches not to blame for Schumacher ski crash — investigators

The crash that left the Formula One legend in a coma was not due to faulty material or safety breaches by the ski resort, French prosecutors have said.

# accident - Friday 14 February, 2014

From The Score Irish athlete Sean Greenwood suffered a bad crash in Sochi today Misfortune

Irish athlete Sean Greenwood suffered a bad crash in Sochi today

He finished in last place after the second heat of the skeleton event partially as a result of the accident.

# accident - Thursday 13 February, 2014

From The Score Family ‘strongly believe’ in Schumacher recovery Latest

Family ‘strongly believe’ in Schumacher recovery

The statement came a day after a German newspaper reported that the former F1 driver had contracted a lung infection.

# accident - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Gas explosion in Essex flattens houses and injures at least ten people

One person is said to have sustained life-threatening injuries.

# accident - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident

Leon Connon was being treated for serious head injuries at Cork University Hospital.

# accident - Sunday 26 January, 2014

21 dead as tourist boat capsizes off India’s Andaman and Nicobar islands

The private boat was carrying around 43 tourists, thought to be mostly Indians.

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall

The teenager fell and became trapped in railings while playing with friends in Kinsale last evening.

# accident - Friday 17 January, 2014

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition

A Labour spokesperson confirmed yesterday that Harte remains in a critical condition and will get “the best of care” at Beaumont Hospital.

# accident - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to fatal Killarney collision

A woman was killed in the crash, while an eight-year-old girl was injured.

South Sudanese children perish in ferry accident after fleeing violence

There are reports of between 200 and 300 people on the overloaded ferry.

# accident - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From The Score Schumacher’s skis not the cause of his accident, say investigators Latest

Schumacher’s skis not the cause of his accident, say investigators

A video removed from the German’s helmet has been studied.

# accident - Sunday 29 December, 2013

From The Score Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident Accident

Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident

The seven-time Formula One World Champion was skiing in France.

# accident - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Express train fire in India kills at least 26 people

Two children were among the victims.

# accident - Friday 27 December, 2013

28-year-old pedestrian seriously injured in Cork collision

Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision.

# accident - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

23-year-old woman killed after tree falls on car in Mullingar

The incident occurred on the road to Ballymahon.

# accident - Monday 2 December, 2013

Probe launched into cause of New York train derailment

The train may have been speeding when it veered off the rails in the Bronx borough yesterday.

# accident - Saturday 30 November, 2013

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’.

# accident - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

From The Score Two deaths reported after World Cup stadium accident Accident

Two deaths reported after World Cup stadium accident

Part of one of the stands at the unfinished Arena Corinthians stadium collapsed

From The Score Ajax fan seriously injured during Barcelona game Accident

Ajax fan seriously injured during Barcelona game

The man fell several metres while celebrating Danny Hoesen’s goal.

# accident - Monday 18 November, 2013

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition

Harte was found unconscious in the early hours of Saturday morning after sustaining serious injuries in what is now believed to have been an accidental fall.

# accident - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Brendan Grace interview reveals Charlie Haughey helped buy his family their first house

Brendan Grace said money he received from an action taken against the former Taoiseach allowed him buy his family home.

# accident - Friday 15 November, 2013

Two men escape after ditching light aircraft in Lough Erne

Two men who were flying the aircraft are not believed to be injured.

# accident - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

MI6 spy found dead and locked in sports bag likely an accident – UK police

A fresh review of the mysterious “spy in the bag” case has concluded that Gareth Williams was not murdered but had climbed into the bag without assistance.

# accident - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

NUIG recruiting participants aged 64 and over to test system that detects falls

The portable fall detector incorporates accelerometers which are capable of running complex falls detection algorithms.

# accident - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Fukushima prepares to remove ultra-dangerous fuel rods

Nuclear engineers will remove the uranium and plutonium fuel rods as part of the decades-long decommissioning of the plant after the worst atomic accident in a generation.

# accident - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge The luckiest scooter rider in the world Aaaargh

# accident - Monday 4 November, 2013

Guinness truck sheds its load causing major traffic delays in Dublin

The incident happened on Victoria Quay in Dublin.

# accident - Friday 1 November, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

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