The Transport Minister says it is vital that lessons are learned from the deaths of five people during separate coast guard missions as a new oversight plan for search and rescue (SAR) operations in Ireland was published.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
Death and dying have become far too medicalised — pretending it is not happening, doesn’t make it go away, writes Alison O’Connor.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
Rescuers have evacuated a fishing crew from their stricken vessel despite treacherous weather conditions off the Cork coast.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2015
A 25-year-old diver has died in an incident near the Saltee islands off the Wexford coast.
Mon, 24 Sep, 2012
A crew had to jump aboard an unmanned runaway speedboat heading for a busy pier, in what was one of four dramatic rescues Baltimore RNLI performed in just 24 hours.
Tue, 29 May, 2012
Flares burned and horns sounded as one of Ireland’s busiest lifeboat crews sailed their new hi-tech vessel into its new harbour home yesterday.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2012
The delivery of a hi-tech lifeboat to Baltimore will give an enormous sense of security and reassurance to island and coastal communities, a mother and her “lifeboat baby” daughter said.
THE heroic lifeboat crew involved in some of the state’s most dramatic rescues are training in England this week to prepare for the arrival of a state-of-the-art new vessel.
Wed, 11 Jan, 2012
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