Minister Ring reminds public of the consequences of stealing lifebuoys

Mr Michael Ring TD, the Minister for Rural and Community Development, has urged people to think twice before stealing or vandalising ringbuoys. Minister Ring made his comments after Galway City Council stated that up to 150 lifebuoys are stolen, damaged or thrown away in the city every year. Minister Ring, who has responsibility for Irish Water Safety, reminded people that stealing or tampering with lifebuoys puts people’s lives at risk… Continue reading.

People entering water need to take precautions – Minister Ring

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring T.D., has urged swimmers and bathers to take all necessary precautions when swimming during the upcoming good weather. Minister Ring, who has responsibility for water safety, made the call during National Water Safety Awareness Week and ahead of what is expected to be a sustained period of warm weather…Continue reading.