Workplace safety and health is about remembering always, not just once a year.

Imagine a truly horrendous and unforgettable moment, a moment experienced by hundreds of Irish families over the past 10 years and more. It could star(...)

A man in his 40s was pronounced dead at Naas General Hospital following an accident at Green Isle Foods in Co Kildare. Photograph: Google Maps

Gardaí and safety officials are investigating the death of a man in a workplace accident in Co Kildare. The man, who was in his early 40s, died in t(...)

 A man in his 60s has died in an incident on his farm at Killydoon, Co Cavan. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man in his 60s has died in an incident on his farm at Killydoon, Co Cavan. The incident involving a tractor occurred at about 11 am on Thursday. (...)

A man was working near turbine-type machinery at a factory on the outskirts of   Mitchelstown, Co Cork at about 10am today when he was electrocuted. File photograph: Getty Images

A 38-year-old man is fighting for his life at Cork University Hospital after he was electrocuted at a site in Mitchelstown, Co Cork. The man was work(...)

Construction tools in a still from the HSA’s new TV ad, made by Irish International BBDO and directed by photographer Nadav Kander

The cranes on the skyline are back, and so too are fears that lives will be lost. A new television advertising campaign seeking to prevent death and (...)

“We have become utterly complacent about using machinery – nobody cares and it’s appalling,” said Judge Donagh McDonagh

The operators of machinery such as cherry pickers have become complacent, warned a judge on Thursday as he fined University College Cork €80,000 for b(...)

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority have begun separate investigations following the death of a teenager in a workplace incident in Co Cork thi(...)

Two men have died following separate incidents in Clare over the last two days

Two men have died following separate incidents in Co Clare over the last two days. A man in his 50s died on Friday evening after the bucket of a dump(...)

The Harcourt Hotel on Harcourt Street, Dublin 2. File Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The operators of a Dublin hotel have pleaded not guilty to breaking health and safety laws after a worker was injured when he allegedly fell through a(...)

 The scene at Thomond Bridge in Limerick, where two men drowned after the platform they were working on plunged into the River Shannon. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

Investigtaions are continuing in Limerick after two men died while working on a bridge in the city centre. The men drowned after a platfor(...)