The European Commission approved proposals last week for new safety features to be mandatory on all new models of cars and vans sold in the European Union from 2022 onwards.
A recent study on hospital emergencies in Irish teenagers (aged 14-15) has shown that psychiatric issues, intentional overdoses, deliberate self-harm and intoxication are highly common in this age group.
Ireland needs supervised injection facilities to reduce deaths and drug overdoses, said Minister for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy Catherine Byrne, on March 8th.
Bus Éireann are holding open days to actively encourage more women drivers to apply for roles that are available nationwide.
Since the Eight Amendment was repealed in the Republic of Ireland at the beginning of this year, focus has shifted to Northern Ireland where abortion remains illegal.