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The Health and Safety Authority is concerned with the increased number of fatalities involving chainsaws at work.
The Health and Safety Authority has been made aware of mobile sandblasters entering the EU that are potentially dangerous and do not conform to the relevant European safety directive (97/23/EC).
Children who are exposed to the chemicals in "laundry liquid tablets/capsules/pods" are at risk of injury.
The alert concerns "exxential(formerly uvision)", "uvision elegance" or "supersonic elegance" equestrian helmets.
The Health and Safety Authority has been made aware of a safety alert in respect of specific Thermia Heat pumps.