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# vehicle - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Garda statement on Drew Harris vehicle controversy: 'There was no security incident'
# Garda Hq
# Garda Hq

Garda statement on Drew Harris vehicle controversy: 'There was no security incident'

Apr 9th 2019, 4:03 PM 30,636 Views 85 Comments

“A newly installed bollard malfunctioned,” a statement from the force said.

# vehicle - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Gardaí to spend €250k a year for a 'vehicle recovery service'
# Tender
# Tender

Gardaí to spend €250k a year for a 'vehicle recovery service'

Dec 30th 2018, 7:30 AM 22,031 Views 22 Comments

A tender was issued earlier this month for a nationwide recovery service in a contract worth €1 million.

# vehicle - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Gardaí looking for witnesses to fatal three-car collision
# Enniscorthy
# Enniscorthy

Gardaí looking for witnesses to fatal three-car collision

May 29th 2018, 2:19 PM 13,745 Views 5 Comments

A teenager died in the incident.

# vehicle - Monday 22 January, 2018

Man (80s) killed in three-vehicle collision in Cork
# Midleton
# Midleton

Man (80s) killed in three-vehicle collision in Cork

Jan 22nd 2018, 12:58 PM 20,569 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened this morning before 11.

# vehicle - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Man in his 60s dies after truck collides with tractor
# Waterford
# Waterford

Man in his 60s dies after truck collides with tractor

Jun 20th 2017, 8:31 AM 15,064 Views 9 Comments

The 25-year-old male driver of the tractor was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

# vehicle - Monday 6 February, 2017

Car crash compensation claim thrown out as judge says evidence was "unbelievable"
# Claims
# Claims

Car crash compensation claim thrown out as judge says evidence was "unbelievable"

Feb 6th 2017, 7:30 PM 48,812 Views 45 Comments

The judge also said he found the man to be “guarded and defensive”.

# vehicle - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Japan's solution to queues? Self-driving chairs
# On The Move
# On The Move

Japan's solution to queues? Self-driving chairs

Oct 1st 2016, 3:00 PM 15,189 Views 10 Comments

They’re being tested at certain restaurants.

# vehicle - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Woman injured after being dragged from car in hijacking
# Newtownabbey
# Newtownabbey

Woman injured after being dragged from car in hijacking

Jul 30th 2016, 2:32 PM 21,526 Views 8 Comments

The car was later found burnt out on the Crumlin Road in Belfast.

# vehicle - Monday 4 July, 2016

Gardaí clamp down on motorists without correct tax and insurance
# Checkpoints
# Checkpoints

Gardaí clamp down on motorists without correct tax and insurance

Jul 4th 2016, 9:37 PM 78,474 Views 138 Comments

Three vehicles were seized today in the Dublin Metropolitan Region.

# vehicle - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Man killed after car hits wall in Meath
# Dunshaughlin
# Dunshaughlin

Man killed after car hits wall in Meath

Apr 7th 2016, 10:48 PM 28,147 Views 6 Comments

He was taken to Navan General Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

# vehicle - Friday 1 April, 2016

These game-changing Tesla electric cars are coming to Ireland
# Model 3
# Model 3

These game-changing Tesla electric cars are coming to Ireland

Apr 1st 2016, 8:10 AM 34,550 Views 102 Comments

The Model 3 is due to be rolled out between 2017 and 2018, and Irish people can order them now.

# vehicle - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Young man passes away in hospital after being injured in Kildare crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Young man passes away in hospital after being injured in Kildare crash

Dec 5th 2015, 2:02 PM 24,378 Views 1 Comment

The 21 year old was a back seat passenger in a car that crashed last week.

# vehicle - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall

Feb 15th 2015, 10:23 AM 16,733 Views 5 Comments

The incident occurred last night.

# vehicle - Saturday 20 December, 2014

A dog has accidentally shot his owner
# Man's Worst Friend
# Man's Worst Friend

A dog has accidentally shot his owner

Dec 20th 2014, 2:08 PM 27,637 Views 47 Comments

The incident occurred in Wyoming.

# vehicle - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Opinion: My sister was an innocent victim, wrongly taken. Our family will never be the same.
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Opinion: My sister was an innocent victim, wrongly taken. Our family will never be the same.

May 21st 2014, 8:00 AM 120 Views 19 Comments

This is my message to every driver out there: it’s not worth the text, the speed or that one extra drink for the road.

# vehicle - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Own a Toyota? Multi-million car recall affects 8,500 in Ireland
# Safety
# Safety

Own a Toyota? Multi-million car recall affects 8,500 in Ireland

Apr 9th 2014, 9:56 AM 25,737 Views 48 Comments

A range of problems on several models have been identified.

# vehicle - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Paramedic dies after 4x4 crashes into pole in Laois
# Roads
# Roads

Paramedic dies after 4x4 crashes into pole in Laois

Mar 13th 2014, 7:14 PM 35,412 Views 16 Comments

The man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene early this morning.

# vehicle - Thursday 23 January, 2014

9 in-the-car habits we all need to break
# Roadies
From The Daily Edge
# Roadies

9 in-the-car habits we all need to break

Jan 23rd 2014, 1:18 PM 35,916 Views 103 Comments

Do not do these. Any of them. Stoppit.

# vehicle - Monday 13 January, 2014

'Clocking' car mileage could be banned in Ireland
# Offence
# Offence

'Clocking' car mileage could be banned in Ireland

Jan 13th 2014, 10:56 PM 34,353 Views 111 Comments

Clocking means turning the mileage reading back in cars.

# vehicle - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Two men arrested after hijacking car from man in his 70s
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Two men arrested after hijacking car from man in his 70s

Dec 24th 2013, 2:47 PM 3,409 Views 3 Comments

The elderly man was assaulted during the incident and was taken to a nearby hospital.

# vehicle - Monday 23 December, 2013

Driver rescued from Achill lake after car plunges in during treacherous conditions
# Rescue
# Rescue

Driver rescued from Achill lake after car plunges in during treacherous conditions

Dec 23rd 2013, 9:45 AM 16,981 Views 13 Comments

The rescue was complicated by gale force winds, sleet and snow showers as water rapidly filled the car.

# vehicle - Monday 2 December, 2013

Young women fare worst as gender neutral pricing drives up car insurance
# Car Insurance
# Car Insurance

Young women fare worst as gender neutral pricing drives up car insurance

Dec 2nd 2013, 9:04 AM 9,974 Views 108 Comments

On average, women under 25 saw an increase of 20 per cent with some reporting rises of up to 50 per cent while younger men reap the benefits of the new pricing system.

# vehicle - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Man (43) dies following Monaghan collision
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man (43) dies following Monaghan collision

Apr 13th 2013, 9:30 AM 6,062 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí are seeking witnesses to the single-vehicle fatal road traffic collision.

# vehicle - Friday 22 March, 2013

PSNI dealing with 'suspicious device' in Fermanagh
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

PSNI dealing with 'suspicious device' in Fermanagh

Mar 22nd 2013, 8:30 PM 4,058 Views 5 Comments

The device is believed to be inside a suspicious vehicle.

# vehicle - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Police seize quad bikes, firearms and stolen vehicles in Northern Ireland
# Search
# Search

Police seize quad bikes, firearms and stolen vehicles in Northern Ireland

Mar 20th 2013, 5:00 PM 7,538 Views 7 Comments

The Newry and Mourne Area Commander Chief Inspector said the seizure should send a message that there is no hiding place in the area for criminals.

# vehicle - Friday 25 January, 2013

Garda investigation after man dies in two-car collision
# Investigation
# Investigation

Garda investigation after man dies in two-car collision

Jan 25th 2013, 9:12 AM 10,026 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision.

# vehicle - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Survey shows men drive faster but women are less confident behind the wheel
# Driving
# Driving

Survey shows men drive faster but women are less confident behind the wheel

Jan 2nd 2013, 6:45 AM 10,187 Views 42 Comments

A report from AA also showed that 50 percent of male drivers have run over a pet or animal while driving.

# vehicle - Monday 15 October, 2012

1 in 3 drivers 'expect' aggression or intimidation on Irish roads
# Road Rage
# Road Rage

1 in 3 drivers 'expect' aggression or intimidation on Irish roads

Oct 15th 2012, 8:44 AM 5,108 Views 42 Comments

A survey on motorists says that 13 per cent of them have gotten out of their car to confront another driver.

# vehicle - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Man dies after becoming stuck in waste disposal truck in Dublin
# Tragic
# Tragic

Man dies after becoming stuck in waste disposal truck in Dublin

Oct 4th 2012, 7:43 AM 13,117 Views 25 Comments

A refuse collector has died after becoming trapped in the back of waste disposal truck in Dublin city last night.

# vehicle - Monday 30 April, 2012

Man 'armed with samurai sword' robs shop
# Samurai Sword
# Samurai Sword

Man 'armed with samurai sword' robs shop

Apr 30th 2012, 2:29 PM 2,641 Views 5 Comments

A man received a slash wound to his hand during the incident, which took place in the Westland Street area in Derry.

# vehicle - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Clampers "make no money" from clamping
# Clamping
# Clamping

Clampers "make no money" from clamping

Feb 8th 2012, 6:30 AM 8,680 Views 44 Comments

Members of the Irish Parking Association spoke to a committee about clamping in Ireland – from the aggression experienced by clampers to the lack of money made.

# vehicle - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Driver refunded €4,000 in court over 'clocked' car
# Clocked
# Clocked

Driver refunded €4,000 in court over 'clocked' car

Feb 7th 2012, 9:33 PM 14,457 Views 28 Comments

A former Galway car dealer was also fined €1,200 for winding back the car’s mileage.

Hearings on clamping regulation to continue today
# Clamping
# Clamping

Hearings on clamping regulation to continue today

Feb 7th 2012, 7:15 AM 2,241 Views 11 Comments

This is part of a series of meetings between the Transport Department and representative stakeholder groups discussing proposed legislation on clamping in Ireland.

# vehicle - Saturday 10 December, 2011

Tributes paid to mother and teenage daughter killed in car crash
# Roads
# Roads

Tributes paid to mother and teenage daughter killed in car crash

Dec 10th 2011, 6:09 PM 10,859 Views 18 Comments

Sandra Herbert, killed alongside her 14-year-old daughter Rachel, worked for the Road Safety Authority – whose chief executive said: “Our hearts are broken”.

# vehicle - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Drivers "putting lives at risk" by stopping on motorway
# Motorists
# Motorists

Drivers "putting lives at risk" by stopping on motorway

Nov 29th 2011, 9:04 AM 4,086 Views 11 Comments

AA Ireland and the Road Safety Authority is reminding all road-users not to stop or walk on a motorway unless it is an emergency, after a survey showed that 45 per cent of drivers use the hard shoulder to make or take calls.