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12-и летний подросток погиб за рулем автомобиля в гр. Лимерик


В результате столкновения легкового автомобиля и грузовика сегодня ночью в графстве Лимерик погиб 12-летний мальчик. Трагедия разыгралась на трассе N21 недалеко от деревни Adare. На момент аварии за рулем легкового автомобиля находился сам подросток. Водитель грузовика (40 лет) в результате происшествия не пострадал. Полиция просит всех очевидцев, и свидетелей случившейся трагедии обратиться к правоохранительным органам […]

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2021 Records Lowest Number of Road Fatalities Since Recording Began in 1959


9% drop in road deaths in 2021 compared to 2020 18 pedestrian deaths in 2021 the lowest figure since records began Males accounted for almost three quarters of all deaths in 2021 Tragic end to 2021 a reminder of just how fragile life is on the road   Provisional road collision statistics show that the […]

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Rear-end Collision Claims*


A rear-end collision is when one vehicle collides with the back of the vehicle in front. Rear-end collision accident claims are a common source of injury in Ireland. The Negligent Party In most cases, the negligent party is the colliding car coming from behind. The car can sometimes be stationary, waiting at a junction or […]

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RSA and Gardai issue road safety appeal following deaths of six road users in 24-hour period


Following the deaths of six road users in the last 24 hours the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are issuing an urgent appeal to all road users to take greater care on the roads. “It’s been a dark 24 hours on Irish roads which has seen an appalling loss of life” said […]

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Hit and Run Claims*


A hit and run is a road traffic accident in which a driver intentionally leaves the scene without leaving their contact and insurance details, leaving them effectively unidentified and untraceable. A Common Occurrence Unfortunately, this occurrence is more common than you might think and usually occurs when the other driver does not have valid insurance […]

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Time Is Ticking!


From the minute an accident happens the legal clock begins to start. It is important to be made aware of the legal time limits in place especially if you are involved in an accident due to the negligence of a third party. As only within a specific time frame are you able to bring a claim […]

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Bus Accident Claims *


The public transport system in the Republic of Ireland maintains a high level of health and safety standards each year. The Road Safety Authority (RSA) released the statistic that buses are the safest form of public transport within the country. However, when accidents * do occur, they can have a calamitous effect due to the […]

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Rear ended on Long Mile Road – Case Study *


Case details Case Type: Road Traffic Accident * Injury: Soft tissue injuries to neck, shoulder & lower back *. Case summary Incident: Michael was involved in an accident on the Long Mile Road and when he was stationary at a crossroads and was rear-ended by a car who failed to stop. Such was the force of the impact […]

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4% Rise in Road Deaths Recorded in 2019


Pedestrian deaths decline by 36% and passenger deaths down by 20%, but 2019 sees 45% rise in driver deaths Vulnerable road user deaths decline by 23%   Provisional road collision statistics for 2019 show deaths resulting from road traffic collisions have increased. A total of 148* people lost their lives in 2019, compared to 142 […]

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Ireland receives EU road safety award for 2019


Ireland named second safest European Union Member State in 2018 Ireland has today been named the winner of this year’s prestigious European Transport Safety Council Road Safety Performance Index (PIN) award. The annual award is presented to a European country that has demonstrated continued progress on road safety combined with a strategic approach to tackling […]

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