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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Fall

Last year
US President Biden unharmed after falling off bike near his home
Biden was cycling near his Delaware home on an anniversary trip with his wife.
All time
Jockey shouted ‘for survival’ before horrific fall that left him paralysed, court hears
Group One winner Freddy Tylicki is suing fellow rider Graham Gibbons in a bid to hold him liable over 2016 incident at Kempton.
Gold Cup-winning rider Kennedy suffers suspected broken arm in Navan fall
‘Unfortunately, it looks like Jack has broken his arm again.’
Man (70s) dies after falling from roof of two-storey property while cleaning
The incident happened at Ballineen near Dunmanway in west Cork.
Jockey Jamie Moore suffers broken back and sternum
The 35-year-old had a fall at Fontwell yesterday and was taken to Brighton Hospital.
Cardiff City legend Peter Whittingham hospitalised with head injuries after fall at a pub
Rumours circulating online were claiming that the 35-year-old had passed away.
Girl (12) airlifted to hospital after falling at Rock of Cashel
Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
Irish teenager dies after falling from a wall in Lanzarote
He is understood to have fallen around 15 feet.
Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport
Gardaí, the Health and Safety Authority and Dublin Airport authorities are investigating the circumstances of the incident.
Garda probe after woman suffers serious injury in fall from window at Dublin city centre hotel
A woman in her 20s was arrested at the scene over the incident but later released.
We need to talk about 'the autumn fetish', and why it cannot be a thing in Ireland
Enough is enough.
Irish Olympian Jonty Evans in intensive care following fall
The 46-year-old suffered the accident during the Tattersalls International Horse Trials
'When I got the tube in my side, my lungs were punctured, I realised things were more serious then'
Robbie McNamara was due to ride Lord Windermere in the 2015 Aintree Grand National. The day beforehand, his life changed forever.
Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham
‘The physical pain goes away but the mental pain stays with you until you are back.’
Ruby Walsh taken to hospital with suspected broken leg following fall at Punchestown
The 38-year-old jockey was taken to hospital following a suspected leg break on Saturday.
One man dies after rocks weighing 1,300 tonnes fall at Yosemite National Park
A 32-year-old Welsh man died and his wife was hospitalised in one of the incidents in the California park.
Ana O'Brien fractures vertebrae in her neck and back but brain scan comes back clear
The young jockey faces several months of rehabilitation after yesterday’s fall at Killarney.
Woman settles personal injuries claim with Dorothy Perkins over ladder fall
The shop denied negligence in the case.
Man rushed to hospital after suffering 25ft fall from scaffolding today in Dublin
Dublin Fire Brigade attended the scene at Bull Island earlier today.
Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre
The incident occurred at about 4.35pm today.
Billionaire Richard Branson thought he was going to die after falling off his bike
He shared photos of his injuries today.
Boy scarred for life after falling in creche awarded €45,000
The boy fell on an uneven floor.
Woman awarded €55,000 damages after slipping on yoghurt in Tesco
The woman suffers ongoing shoulder pain and had to leave her job as a result of the incident.
Toddler who fell from balcony transferred to Temple Street in "critical" condition
The boy is in a serious condition in hospital.
Ikea recalls stair gate after a number of children suffer falls
The company said the locking mechanism is not reliable and poses a risk to small children.
Schoolgirl who fell on metal bar in playground receives €42k in damages
The 13-year-old girl was scarred for life after the fall.
People are stepping on banana peels to see if they're as slippy as they are in cartoons
Short answer: Yes they are. But why not watch a few people snotting themselves for the craic?
This gal's strangely graceful nightclub fall is going viral on Facebook
When your legs don’t work like they used to before…
Construction worker dies after falling from 53rd floor of LA skyscraper
The electrician had removed his hard hat, construction company officials said.
Walker sues for €60k after falling and cutting her knee while hiking Wicklow Way
Teresa Wall says the ‘boardwalk was in a disgraceful state’.
Man in serious condition after falling from first floor of Limerick hospital
The HSE said it is looking into the incident.
19 year old in critical condition after falling through roof of vacant building
The young man sustained serious head injuries in the fall.
This woman's epic fall in the cinema is going mega, mega viral
Anyone for popcorn?
Dunnes worker awarded €15k after slipping on wet floor while carrying box of doughnuts
Alison Leavey’s wrist was injured after it was caught in a door.
Dublin Airport WON'T have to pay woman €60,000 for fall
Sally Moses said she did not see a step because it was not adequately illuminated.
A Smithfield waiter snotted himself but made the most fantastic recovery
Adam. Hero.
19-year-old seriously injured after falling from balcony in Galway
He was taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.
8 indisputable things that are just better in autumn
There’s a distinct chill in the air.
Here's how to find your iPhone if it falls from a plane
More a case of “when” rather than “if”, really.
"He was snared by that trap" - Adventurer Mark Pollock sues for damages over paralysing fall
He says the decision to take a case against his friends was not taken “lightly” and he wants any damages paid by their insurance.