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# factory - Friday 3 July, 2020

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

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:08 PM 7,728 Views 6 Comments

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

# factory - Friday 30 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 30th 2019, 2:51 PM 17,705 Views 34 Comments

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

# factory - Monday 8 October, 2018

Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery
# Irving Oil
# Irving Oil

Explosion and fire rip through Canada's largest oil refinery

Updated Oct 8th 2018, 10:50 PM 35,736 Views 6 Comments

Four people received hospital treatment for minor injuries.

# factory - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Huge fire at Limerick factory brought under control
# Scrap Metal
# Scrap Metal

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.

# factory - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Objection lodged against massive Cork housing plan
# Sunbeam Site
# Sunbeam Site

Objection lodged against massive Cork housing plan

Feb 14th 2018, 6:05 AM 26,203 Views 18 Comments

A local veterinary hospital is objecting to the current plan.

# factory - Saturday 2 September, 2017

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

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.

# factory - Saturday 10 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 10th 2016, 2:03 PM 6,305 Views 4 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 14 August, 2016

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

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

Aug 14th 2016, 10:45 AM 16,246 Views 25 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 7 August, 2016

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

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

Aug 7th 2016, 12:30 PM 24,936 Views 19 Comments

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

# factory - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

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

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

May 11th 2016, 12:26 PM 21,189 Views 28 Comments

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

# factory - Friday 1 April, 2016

This video of Vienetta being made is deliciously satisfying
# Ripples
From The Daily Edge
# Ripples

This video of Vienetta being made is deliciously satisfying

Apr 1st 2016, 8:11 PM 6,442 Views 0 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 27 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 27th 2016, 5:30 PM 41,446 Views 37 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 20 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 20th 2016, 12:47 PM 18,119 Views 23 Comments

Sinn Féin has called for the government to intervene.

# factory - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 2nd 2016, 6:10 AM 31,720 Views 0 Comments

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

# factory - Monday 14 September, 2015

Drogheda fire: Fourth teenager arrested over blaze that destroyed factory
# Family Business
# Family Business

Drogheda fire: Fourth teenager arrested over blaze that destroyed factory

Sep 14th 2015, 4:00 PM 16,732 Views 16 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 16 August, 2015

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

Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide

Aug 16th 2015, 7:33 AM 30,457 Views 14 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 26 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 26th 2015, 8:30 AM 5,915 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.

# factory - Thursday 4 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 4th 2015, 4:07 PM 6,266 Views 5 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 28 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 28th 2014, 10:43 AM 43,566 Views 53 Comments

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

# factory - Friday 12 December, 2014

Here's exactly how McDonald's chicken nuggets are made
# Mcnuggets
From The Daily Edge
# Mcnuggets

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

Dec 12th 2014, 6:38 PM 6,341 Views 4 Comments

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

# factory - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Man dies in accident at Louth factory
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Man dies in accident at Louth factory

Oct 30th 2014, 8:00 PM 20,098 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating.

# factory - Sunday 19 October, 2014

This 20-year-old inventor owns a Chinese factory
# Wallet Ninja
# Wallet Ninja

This 20-year-old inventor owns a Chinese factory

Oct 19th 2014, 4:00 PM 31,872 Views 13 Comments

He’s the founder of Vante Toys.

# factory - Sunday 29 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 29th 2014, 11:18 AM 5,407 Views 5 Comments

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

# factory - Monday 23 June, 2014

Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress
# Fast Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Fashion

Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress

Jun 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 134,872 Views 95 Comments

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

# factory - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure
# Five Years On
# Five Years On

VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure

Apr 1st 2014, 1:22 PM 17,200 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.

# factory - Saturday 22 March, 2014

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

Nigerian police free pregnant teens in 'baby factory' raid

Mar 22nd 2014, 12:15 PM 27,453 Views 49 Comments

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

# factory - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Mesmerising video of how they make Jif Lemon
# Pancake Tuesday
From The Daily Edge
# Pancake Tuesday

Mesmerising video of how they make Jif Lemon

Mar 4th 2014, 10:04 AM 3,756 Views 7 Comments

When life hands you lemons…

# factory - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

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

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

Jan 7th 2014, 5:19 PM 9,958 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.

# factory - Monday 6 January, 2014

Workers at Goodyear tyre factory in France take bosses captive
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

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.

# factory - Friday 27 September, 2013

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

Up to 70 people trapped after Mumbai building collapse

Sep 27th 2013, 8:07 AM 4,778 Views 15 Comments

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

# factory - Friday 13 September, 2013

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

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

Sep 13th 2013, 12:58 PM 5,449 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.

# factory - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

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

Firefighters tackle blaze at storage factory in Waterford

Aug 21st 2013, 3:24 PM 5,231 Views 10 Comments

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

# factory - Friday 26 July, 2013

50 jobs created at Dublin pharmaceutical plant
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

50 jobs created at Dublin pharmaceutical plant

Jul 26th 2013, 7:25 AM 7,207 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.

# factory - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Two dead after explosion at fireworks factory
# Canada
# Canada

Two dead after explosion at fireworks factory

Jun 20th 2013, 9:03 PM 5,844 Views 6 Comments

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

# factory - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

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

Locked doors a sign of China work-safety failings

Jun 5th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,695 Views 3 Comments

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

# factory - Monday 3 June, 2013

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

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.

# factory - Thursday 23 May, 2013

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

'Extremely' poor quality materials caused Bangladesh factory collapse

May 23rd 2013, 8:38 AM 5,573 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.

# factory - Thursday 16 May, 2013

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

Two killed after ceiling collapses in Cambodia shoe factory

May 16th 2013, 7:34 AM 4,379 Views 7 Comments

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

# factory - Sunday 12 May, 2013

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

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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