Young man airlifted to hospital after tractor accident

A young man has been airlifted to hospital in Dublin after he was injured in a road traffic collision in East Clare on Wednesday afternoon.

Man airlifted to hospital after tractor accident

A man has been airlifted to hospital after the tractor he was operating overturned in a field in Co Clare this afternoon.

Tractor plough lamps illegal on public roads – RSA

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and The Association of Farm & Forestry Contractors in Ireland (FCI Ireland) are advising tractor drivers that plough lamps to the rear of the vehicle should not be used when travelling on public roads.

HSA launches campaign focusing on livestock safety

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) will begin a two-week intensive farm safety inspection campaign today with a focus on the safe management of livestock during calving season when the risk of injury to farmers increases significantly.

RNLI assists fishermen on Lough Derg

Whilst out on exercise last evening, the Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat tasked and was requested to assist two people on a 12ft fishing boat that had suffered engine failure.
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IFA leads Farm Safety Week 2021

Minister of State with special responsibility for Farm Safety at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Martin Heydon, TD, today added his support to Farm Safety Week 2021.

‘Speak up for Farm Safety’ campaign launched

Ahead of Farm Safety Week 2020, representatives from some of Ireland’s key safety, farming and community organisations have come together to deliver a strong message aimed at reducing the number of fatalities and serious injuries on Irish farms.

Embrace remembrance service online this year

Embrace FARM, the support network for those affected by farm accidents, will hold its annual Remembrance Service online this year on the Embrace FARM website on Sunday 28th June at 2pm.