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(...)

A 14-year-old boy named locally as Donal English Hayden has died and his 15-year-old brother was injured after a tractor drawing a trailer overturned(...)

The HSA has investigators at the scene of a farming incident in Ballon, Co Carlow.

A 14-year-old boy named locally as Donal English Hayden has died and his 15-year-old brother was injured after a tractor drawing a trailer overturned (...)

Two fishermen who were overcome by fumes inside the hold of a trawler in Co Donegal are in a critical but stable condition in hospital.

Two fishermen who were overcome by fumes inside the hold of a trawler in Co Donegal are in a critical but stable condition in hospital. The inc(...)

Without additional efforts to prevent injuries and illness, the rates of work-related injury and illness are likely to increase with economic recovery

How safe do you feel at work? While many of us are lucky enough to be in low-risk jobs in which health and safety is considered of paramount importanc(...)