A man in his 50s has died following a workplace accident in Dublin’s North Docks.

The incident occurred at around 10:30am this morning and the body has been taken for a postmortem examination.

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The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) has been notified and a file will be prepared for the Coroner’s Court. Gardaí are also investigating the matter.

Trade Unions have called for immediate action to prevent further deaths occurring in port and dock enviroments.

-Noah Harte