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#Drowning

# drowning - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Photos show happy family before Buncrana tragedy
# Donegal
# Donegal

Photos show happy family before Buncrana tragedy

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:00 AM 57,555 Views 67 Comments

Five people perished in the tragedy last night.

# drowning - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Twin boys (2) drown after falling into garden pool
# Scotland
# Scotland

Twin boys (2) drown after falling into garden pool

Mar 13th 2016, 9:23 AM 40,003 Views 32 Comments

The brothers were rushed to hospital but later died.

# drowning - Friday 8 January, 2016

'By the time I got to her she was going under': Boy (16) saves woman from strong currents
# Ringbuoy
# Ringbuoy

'By the time I got to her she was going under': Boy (16) saves woman from strong currents

Jan 8th 2016, 6:23 PM 26,748 Views 25 Comments

He used techniques taught to him by his grandfather when he was a child.

# drowning - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece
# Samos
# Samos

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece

Nov 1st 2015, 1:29 PM 10,374 Views 61 Comments

Ten of the dead were found in the cabin of their boat.

# drowning - Thursday 1 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 1st 2015, 12:59 PM 23,906 Views 8 Comments

The women were 33 and 36 years old.

# drowning - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

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

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

Sep 23rd 2015, 10:47 PM 20,506 Views 20 Comments

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

# drowning - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Limerick man rescues woman from drowning in New York river
# Hero
# Hero

Limerick man rescues woman from drowning in New York river

Jul 22nd 2015, 7:46 AM 24,225 Views 10 Comments

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

# drowning - Sunday 12 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 12th 2015, 2:29 PM 22,984 Views 6 Comments

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

# drowning - Friday 10 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 10th 2015, 6:08 AM 26,337 Views 19 Comments

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

# drowning - Thursday 9 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 9th 2015, 8:11 AM 9,698 Views 5 Comments

Barry Davis Ryan has been missing for over a week.

# drowning - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

GAA clubs pay tribute to Irishman dead in Thailand drowning incident
# Tragic
# Tragic

GAA clubs pay tribute to Irishman dead in Thailand drowning incident

Jul 8th 2015, 11:15 PM 36,618 Views 20 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 8th 2015, 10:34 PM 7,862 Views 1 Comment

The victim was a native of Dungarvan.

# drowning - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 1st 2015, 11:25 PM 48,386 Views 11 Comments

The man is believed to be in his 20s.

# drowning - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 16th 2015, 10:50 PM 22,408 Views 4 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 3pm.

# drowning - Saturday 25 April, 2015

To stop drownings, Europe should ferry across migrants itself
# Opinion
# Opinion

To stop drownings, Europe should ferry across migrants itself

Apr 25th 2015, 8:00 AM 74 Views 87 Comments

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

# drowning - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

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

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

Feb 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 14,033 Views 8 Comments

New study looks at the outcomes after resuscitation.

# drowning - Friday 16 January, 2015

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death
# Quebec
# Quebec

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death

Jan 16th 2015, 8:48 PM 37,679 Views 56 Comments

She was charged with murdering her children in 2012.

# drowning - Monday 17 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 17th 2014, 2:30 PM 28,580 Views 11 Comments

Men are twice as likely to drown as women.

# drowning - Monday 1 September, 2014

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

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

Sep 1st 2014, 12:39 PM 32,404 Views 1 Comment

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

# drowning - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Two Irishmen die in Crete drowning tragedy
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Two Irishmen die in Crete drowning tragedy

Aug 31st 2014, 8:22 PM 73,980 Views 8 Comments

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 31st 2014, 8:22 PM 24,524 Views 6 Comments

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

# drowning - Monday 18 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 18th 2014, 4:58 PM 55,015 Views 22 Comments

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

# drowning - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Photographer dies after falling into the water in Donegal
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Photographer dies after falling into the water in Donegal

Aug 17th 2014, 7:59 PM 51,226 Views 48 Comments

The accident happened near Fanad Lighthouse.

# drowning - Thursday 24 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 24th 2014, 10:59 PM 26,830 Views 18 Comments

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

# drowning - Monday 30 June, 2014

Teenager dies following swimming incident at Cavan lake in second drowning today
# Killykeen Forest Park
# Killykeen Forest Park

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

Jun 30th 2014, 10:40 PM 31,892 Views 17 Comments

The incident is the second drowning today.

# drowning - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

6 people who appreciate Damien Dempsey for the legend that he is
# It's All Good
From The Daily Edge
# It's All Good

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

Jun 24th 2014, 9:06 AM 2,674 Views 1 Comment

“The manliest man that ever manned”.

# drowning - Monday 23 June, 2014

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?
# Hero
# Hero

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:54 PM 29,398 Views 17 Comments

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

# drowning - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing
# Drowned
# Drowned

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing

Jun 18th 2014, 7:48 PM 4,567 Views 1 Comment

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

# drowning - Friday 6 June, 2014

Hero pool guy saves tiny ground squirrel from drowning
# Rescue Me
From The Daily Edge
# Rescue Me

Hero pool guy saves tiny ground squirrel from drowning

Jun 6th 2014, 8:30 PM 2,470 Views 1 Comment

Reminder that there are good people out there.

# drowning - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 23rd 2014, 11:39 AM 10,681 Views 31 Comments

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

# drowning - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Apr 15th 2014, 11:03 PM 19,203 Views 6 Comments

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

# drowning - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick
# Then A Hero Comes Along
# Then A Hero Comes Along

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick

Mar 2nd 2014, 7:50 PM 48,167 Views 66 Comments

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

# drowning - Saturday 30 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 30th 2013, 8:15 AM 5,987 Views 11 Comments

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

# drowning - Sunday 17 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 17th 2013, 7:45 AM 27,690 Views 24 Comments

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.

# drowning - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 13th 2013, 7:30 AM 17,906 Views 11 Comments

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.

# drowning - Monday 21 October, 2013

Dog thinks owner is drowning, so jumps into water to save him
# Good Boy
From The Daily Edge
# Good Boy

Dog thinks owner is drowning, so jumps into water to save him

Oct 21st 2013, 8:30 PM 3,869 Views 5 Comments

Man’s best friend.

# drowning - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Woman drowns off Achill Island
# Tragic
# Tragic

Woman drowns off Achill Island

Oct 10th 2013, 11:38 PM 18,582 Views 10 Comments

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

# drowning - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Man drowns after slipping off bridge wall in Athlone
# River Shannon
# River Shannon

Man drowns after slipping off bridge wall in Athlone

Sep 8th 2013, 7:49 PM 24,035 Views 19 Comments

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

# drowning - Friday 23 August, 2013

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident
# Tragic
# Tragic

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident

Aug 23rd 2013, 11:05 AM 23,766 Views 27 Comments

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

# drowning - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app

Aug 22nd 2013, 12:30 PM 5,176 Views 11 Comments

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.