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#Farm Deaths

# farm-deaths - Thursday 9 January, 2020

This Young Scientist hopes to prevent slurry pit deaths with infrared beams and mobile alerts
# Slurry Pit Saver
# Slurry Pit Saver

This Young Scientist hopes to prevent slurry pit deaths with infrared beams and mobile alerts

Jan 9th 2020, 8:00 PM 9,482 Views 12 Comments

The device sends an alert to people nearby if a person falls into a slurry pit.

# farm-deaths - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Farm deaths: Cork most fatal county and July most dangerous month
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Farm deaths: Cork most fatal county and July most dangerous month

Jul 22nd 2018, 7:30 AM 7,953 Views 16 Comments

Over the past eight years, the most dangerous months for farm deaths in Ireland have been May, June and July.

# farm-deaths - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Farm deaths: "Do we ban all over-65s from the farm? Of course not"
# Farm Safety
# Farm Safety

Farm deaths: "Do we ban all over-65s from the farm? Of course not"

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:55 AM 11,708 Views 28 Comments

A group representing farmers said that farm deaths cannot be compared to other sectors.

# farm-deaths - Friday 2 January, 2015

Farmers urged to be careful after record deaths in 2014
# Safety
# Safety

Farmers urged to be careful after record deaths in 2014

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:19 AM 7,207 Views 5 Comments

The HSA says it saw “one and a half times” the deaths it expected.

# farm-deaths - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Heart-breaking new video shows the devastating effect of farm deaths
# James Higgins
# James Higgins

Heart-breaking new video shows the devastating effect of farm deaths

Dec 4th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,438 Views 7 Comments

Here’s what happened to the Higgins family when they lost their “adorable, beautiful” son James.

# farm-deaths - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Minister Coveney announces new service for bereaved farm families
# Safety First
# Safety First

Minister Coveney announces new service for bereaved farm families

Sep 24th 2014, 8:00 PM 7,096 Views 7 Comments

So far this year 20 people have died in farming accidents.

# farm-deaths - Friday 22 August, 2014

After another death, calls for farm safety to be taught to primary school kids
# New Module
# New Module

After another death, calls for farm safety to be taught to primary school kids

Aug 22nd 2014, 6:45 AM 12,371 Views 28 Comments

More people have died on Irish farms this year than over the entire of 2013.

# farm-deaths - Monday 21 July, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Jul 21st 2014, 12:53 PM 7,945 Views 1 Comment

Catch up as you refuel.

# farm-deaths - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Eurovision, RTÉ Guide and Dr Dre: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Eurovision, RTÉ Guide and Dr Dre: The week in numbers

May 10th 2014, 12:30 PM 9,431 Views 4 Comments

Plus: Who was on the top-selling edition of the RTE Guide this year?

# farm-deaths - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Roscommon farmer killed by falling trailer
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Roscommon farmer killed by falling trailer

Mar 8th 2011, 1:20 PM 938 Views 0 Comments

Death is third to occur on Irish farms so far this year.

# farm-deaths - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Farm deaths increase in 2010
# Farm Deaths
# Farm Deaths

Farm deaths increase in 2010

Jan 5th 2011, 9:10 AM 899 Views 0 Comments

The number of people who died on farms in Ireland more than doubled from 11 in 2009 to 25 in 2010.

# farm-deaths - Tuesday 19 October, 2010

Two die after farm accidents in Tipperary and Meath
# Farm Deaths
# Farm Deaths

Two die after farm accidents in Tipperary and Meath

Oct 19th 2010, 6:32 PM 509 Views 0 Comments

Toddler drowned in rainwater and man fell from shed roof in separate accidents.