Storm Brendan - be safe
Storm Brendan - think safety first!
Follow the severe weather advice provided by Met Éireann: "Storm Brendan will affect Ireland on Monday, 13th January bringing stormy conditions, heavy rain and high seas. Expect disruption to travel and possible localised flooding especially in coastal areas. There may also be some localised structural damage and trees uprooted."
Be aware too that trees may have been left in a dangerous condition by this storm. The following links provide practical advice, short useful videos and safety leaflets that can be downloaded:
- Dealing with storm damage
- Operating a chainsaw safely and what safety gear you need to wear
- Managing safety in forestry operations
- Do you need a felling licence? Felling of trees - legal requirements