Category Archives: News

HSA Multimedia Farm Safety Competition

The Health and Safety Authority has launched a Multimedia Farm Safety Competition for Post Primary School Students. Closing date and time for entries is 5 pm December 11th 2015. Click here for full details.

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LAPWD Annual Fundraiser May 24th 2015

The Leitrim Association of People with Disabilities (LAPWD) is holding its Annual fundraising 5k or 2k walk,roll or run to be held in Mohill, Co. Leitrim at 12.30pm on Sunday May 24th David Rawle, Carrigallen star of the “Moone Boy” series will launch the walk. Entrance fee is €10 and €20 for a family. If [...]

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HSA publishes Annual and Statistical Reports

“Forty seven people died in workplace accidents last year; 17 of them in agriculture and 11 in construction. The figures are revealed in the HSA’s Annual and Statistical Reports, which were published at the end of July. During the year 6,598 non-fatal accidents were reported to the Authority. The Authority carried out 12,244 inspections, which [...]

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HSA release 2013 Fatality Figures

“46 people lose their lives due to workplace accidents in 2013, HSA chief calls for 2014 to be ‘year of farm safety’” HSA Website The Official Figures released by the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) on January 6th 2014 show a decrease of 2 fatalities in the workplace from 2012 figures. However, this is still [...]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our Clients, Followers and Visitors to our Website. We hope it is a safe and healthy year for you in the workplace. We look forward to working with you again this year and bringing you useful information and posts. We will also be running a number of Training Courses again [...]

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NEW HSA Guide for Homeowners

“This guide tells you what you need to know and do when you are having construction work done in your home. The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) developed this guide in light of new responsibilities for homeowners under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013. The regulations apply to construction work that [...]

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New Cavan Office

We are delighted to announce the establishment of our second Office based in Drumalee, Cavan Town. We look forward to providing expertise in Health and Safety Advice, Audits and Training in Cavan and its surrounding counties aswell as implementing ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Management Systems. Our Landline Number is (049) 4362543. Our Mobile Number, [...]

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Wise Woman Weekend 2013

Safety Wise Advice Services are delighted to assist the Wise Woman Weekend in managing Health and Safety at the event for a fifth consecutive year. The Event takes place this weekend June 7th – 9th 2013 at Gurteen College, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary. If you would like assistance with Health and Safety requirements for your Event [...]

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FETAC Level 6 Manual and People Handling Instruction available

We are pleased to announce that we hold the FETAC Level 6 Qualification in Manual Handling and People Handling Instruction. If you wish to run either of these courses in-house, please contact us today for more information and details of the courses.

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European Safety and Health at Work Week 2012

European Safety and Health at Work Week 2012 takes place week commencing October 22nd with the theme of “Working Together for Risk Prevention”. The campaign is organised by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and is designed to help reduce workplace risks. Every year more than 5,000 people lose their lives [...]

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