Browsing articles from "November, 2013"

River search in Ennis

by Caitriona in  Callouts


Doolin Coast Guard was tasked this evening , by MRSC, Valentia to assist Gardaí and Ennis Fire and Rescue Service with an incident on the River Fergus at Woodquay . A person was thought to have entered the water at that location. Kilkee Coast Guard was also tasked. The Shannon based Coast Guard Rescue helicopter conducted searches over the river while Coast Guard members searched along the river bank. The search was stood down and thought to be a false alarm.

Incident 46/13

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New IRCG Uniform from today.

by Caitriona in  General/Notices


The last time the team will be seen in full orange. From tonight the new IRCG  uniform will be worn. Team are now issued with fully breathable and waterproof uniform.

Photo : Philippe Gosseau

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Climbing Assessment

by Caitriona in  Training


The team was assessed in climbing by Work at Height tonight

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Tasked to assist locating person

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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The team was tasked by MRSC Valentia to assist in locating a person , the person was located and team was stood down.

Incident 45/13

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