Archive for the category: ‘Featured’

21. 8. 2019

New Howth Seabin A Model For The Country

I have hailed the introduction of a new Seabin in Howth Harbour as an example of what can be done around the country. This initiative highlights environmental measures that can […]

21. 8. 2019

Introducing Green Alternatives For Taxi Users Can Benefit Us All

I have called for the introduction of new and novel ways of highlighting electric vehicles in public use. We should be thinking outside the box when promoting the use of […]

9. 8. 2019

Businesses and development companies must provide electric charging points to encourage uptake of EVs

Companies and apartment blocks must be required to install e-charging points to encourage uptake of electric vehicles, a Fine Gael Senator has said.  I believe that by requiring businesses and […]

6. 8. 2019

Role of CCTV in Protecting Children in Creches Needs to be Examined

I have called for the greater governance of creches as well as the measured use of CCTV in creche facilities, following questioning of Tusla and Department of Children and Youth […]

12. 7. 2019

Renewed Focus on Obesity Treatment & Prevention Needed

I have called for a renewed focus on treatment and prevention of obesity in Ireland. The revenue earned from the Sugar Tax in its first year stands at approximately €32 […]

5. 7. 2019

Barriers To Sunscreen Should Be Removed

I have called for barriers to accessing sunscreen to be removed outlining a number of measures that could be taken. We know that sunscreen plays a significant and important role […]

5. 7. 2019

Urgent Clarification Needed On Apartment Safety

I have called for urgent clarification over safety concerns in a Belmayne apartment complex. Residents of the 900-unit apartment complex were recently contacted by management informing them that some of […]

5. 7. 2019

More Awareness Needed for PSA Testing

I have called for wider awareness and a reminder system to be introduced for men to avail of the PSA test. The Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) test is a screening […]

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