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# mechanics

All time
# climate action
'We won't need as many car mechanics': Calls for new commission to plan for industries impacted by green policies
The Green Party’s Just Transition bill will not be opposed by government.
# Ballymun
Gardaí seek help finding owners of seized tools worth €26,000
Many of the tools are specialised items that would only be used by car or heavy goods mechanics.
# the one percent
"Employers are losing out" - why are less than 1% of state apprenticeships being taken by women?
Just 52 of them in fact. But is there more than just gender stereotypes behind the exclusion of women from so many established professions?
# Employment
The number of people doing apprenticeships has nearly doubled since last year
There has been a steady increase in the number of people signing on to do apprenticeships.
# true or false
Debunked: Does switching off your engine when stuck in traffic save fuel?
It’s time to settle the argument you always have with that back-seat driver.