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#Road Fatalities

# road-fatalities - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Gardaí voice concern over increase in road deaths

Six more people have lost their lives so far this year when compared to 2018′s fatalities.

# road-fatalities - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Road safety experts warn 78 more people may die on roads this year if current trends continue

“They could be relations of mine or yours.”

# road-fatalities - Saturday 19 November, 2016

'We need to remember that there are real lives, real families behind these statistics'

23,949 people have died on Irish roads since records began in 1959.

# road-fatalities - Friday 1 January, 2016

Road deaths for 2015 are the second lowest since records began

165 people died on Irish roads compared to 193 in 2014.

# road-fatalities - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Private service held in Carlow for Athy crash victims

The memorial took place at 12:15 this afternoon.

# road-fatalities - Friday 1 August, 2014

Higher child, cyclist and pedestrian road fatalities this year

Latest figures show an increase in road deaths overall for the first seven months of 2014 compared to last year.

# road-fatalities - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Shock treatment for students at simulated crash Powerful This post contains images

Shock treatment for students at simulated crash

A complex rescue operation was simulated by volunteer emergency service people at college campus to hit home with road safety message.

# road-fatalities - Monday 30 September, 2013

These are the top ten spots where drivers speed in Dublin

0These locations will receive “targeted enforcement” as part of a new Garda campaign.

# road-fatalities - Monday 5 August, 2013

One man dead after stolen taxi crashes at Dublin’s North Wall Quay

The North Wall Quay is closed in both directions this morning with forensic collision investigators on the scene.

# road-fatalities - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Fatal Friday: 91 killed on Irish roads, don't make it 92 tomorrow

Twenty-one of the so far 91 deaths on Irish roads this year happened on a Friday.

# road-fatalities - Thursday 30 May, 2013

75 killed on Irish roads this year, don't be number 76 this weekend

“The speed limit is not a target that must be achieved,” the Garda Assistant Commissioner has warned.

# road-fatalities - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Garda chief defends traffic corps as Byrne says "lives are at stake"

As six people died on our roads over Christmas, it has been revealed that the Garda Traffic Corps has seen its numbers reduced to under 1,000 at present.

# road-fatalities - Thursday 17 November, 2011

30 km/h speed limit introduced in Cork city centre

The new limit aims to make the city centre more pedestrian and shopper friendly.

# road-fatalities - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

St Patrick’s Weekend road deaths up 50 per cent from last year

Six people were killed on the roads over the five-day period while 267 were arrested for drink driving.