Dr Myra Cullinane returned a narrative verdict in the case of Gerardine Campbell to include the adverse weather conditions that prevented the woman from getting an inhaler from the pharmacy. File photograph:  Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times

A woman who suffered a fatal asthma attack on the day Storm Ophelia hit went to her local pharmacy for an inhaler but it was closed. Gerardine Campbe(...)

The Health and Safety Authority  found the safety systems in place on June 22nd 2017 when Mr Breslin died ‘could be improved upon’. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 61-year-old man died after he became trapped by a container he was directing onto a ferry at Dublin Port. Thomas Breslin from Loughlinstown, Co Du(...)

Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane  returned a verdict of death due to an industrial accident in Frank Smith’s case before the Dublin Coroner’s Court on Thursday.

The owner of a long established garage in Ranelagh, Dublin died after he was crushed beneath a car while changing a wheel, an inquest heard. Frank Sm(...)

Coroner Dr Crona Gallagher described the incident as ‘not the normal choking incident where the food goes against a person and they cough and splutter’. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 79-year-old man was out to dinner with his family when he choked and died suddenly, an inquest heard. John Loftus of Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9 made(...)

The jury at the inquest of Colm O’Briain recommended that consideration be given to removing personal items from patients that could be used to self-harm on admission to psychiatric hospital such as ties and belts. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The jury at an inquest into the death of a barrister under threat of legal action arising from a perceived mistake at work has returned a verdict of s(...)

54-year-old camera enthusiast Harvey Wolfe had worked on building sites previously, the Dublin Coroner’s Court was told.

A 54-year-old camera enthusiast sustained fatal crush injuries when he was struck by the cab of a moving digger at the edge of a building site, his in(...)

 Abigail Conlon from Boleybeg, Co Kildare died on February 4th last after the car she was travelling in was involved in a head on collision. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A three-year-old girl killed in a traffic collision on her way to creche died from head injuries, an inquest heard. Abigail Conlon from Boleybeg, Co(...)

Graeme Skerrett,who loved GAA and worked at a hotel in Newlands Cross, died after his blood sugars rose to high levels because he was not taking his insulin. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The family of a 24-year-old man who died after neglecting his diabetes has warned others to take greater care. The parents of Graeme Skerrett, from B(...)

Patrick Dennison (57), from Artane in Dublin, collapsed and died on August 22nd, 2016. Earlier that morning, he’d had a bronchoscopy at Beaumont Hospital. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Pathology staff were unable to determine why a man died just hours after a routine bronchoscopy at a Dublin hospital, the Dublin Coroner’s Court has h(...)

Mrs Daphne Anderson went for tea at a Dublin hotel and  suffered second degree burns after what her daughter believes was a scald due to spilled tea.

The daughter of a 91-year-old woman has called for the exhumation of her mother’s body to facilitate a fresh autopsy. Mrs Daphne Anderson died of sep(...)

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