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Dun Laoghaire RNLI and Bray Emmets GAA to work together on drowning prevention

Posted on June 22, 2017 at 6:50 AM


‘Sporting communities can play a major role in preventing deaths from drowning’


Dun Laoghaire RNLI and Bray Emmets GAA working together on drowning prevention. Photo: RNLI/Niamh Stephenson


Dun Laoghaire lifeboa...

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RNLI and Irish Coast Guard urge people to respect the water this Bank Holiday

Posted on June 1, 2017 at 11:50 AM


RNLI and Irish Coast Guard in joint call to respect the water this Bank Holiday weekend


The Irish Coast Guard and the RNLI, the charity that saves lives at sea, have issued a joint call urging people to be vigilant and take care in and on the water or along the coastline this Bank Holiday weekend.


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RNLI - Respect the Water says fight your instincts, not the water - Ireland

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 8:25 AM

Castlehaven GAA Healthy Club Representative Noel Browne. Photo: RNLI/Nathan Williams


As temperatures look set to soar across Ireland new research commissioned by the RNLI has revealed that 39% of Irish people questioned said they would follow their instincts and fight against the water, if the...

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Coastal deaths: RNLI says fight your instincts, not the water to help survive

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 5:10 AM

RNLI Respect the Water campaign advert 2017.


New research* commissioned by the RNLI reveals that over half (54%) of people in the UK would follow a potentially life-threatening instinct if they fell into water. The RNLI is calling on the public to fight their instincts and remember a simpl...

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RNLI to carry out free lifejacket safety checks at Drogheda Maritime Festival

Posted on June 17, 2015 at 11:40 AM

RNLI to carry out free lifejacket safety checks at Drogheda Maritime Festival. Photo: RNLI



Clogherhead RNLI is encouraging leisure craft owners to get their lifejackets checked free of charge by the RNLI at the upcoming Drogheda Maritime Festival this weekend.

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A Winter Safety message from RNLI Sea Safety Arklow

Posted on December 5, 2011 at 4:05 PM

Mark Corcoran, Lifeboat Sea Safety Officer, RNLI Arklow


Mark Corcoran, Lifeboat Sea Safety Officer at RNLI Arklow Lifeboat advises:

With the dark evenings and winter extremes of weather now fully upon us, we are sending out our sea safety message to th...

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Coast Guard Issues Advice for the August Bank Holiday

Posted on July 29, 2011 at 5:50 PM

The Irish Coast Guard today issued advice for holidaymakers and members of the public who are planning water based activities, cliff walking, fishing trips or any maritime recreational activities. For specific guidelines and information on any water and coastal activity, visit www.safetyonthewater.ie


Swimming

 

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