Just under 700 people were arrested for suspected drink-driving over Christmas.
The number of people killed on Irish roads has increased for the second year in a row, new figures have revealed.
A man has died in a crash in Donegal, after his car collided with a pole.
Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe said new roadside drug tests will save lives over the Christmas period.
A 28-year-old man has died following a road traffic collision in Co Limerick.
The mother of a 24-year-old man who was killed in a car crash in Ocober 2009 has said it feels to her as if it only happened yesterday.
A man and a woman have been killed in a two car crash in Co Tipperary.
Two people have been killed in a crash in Tipperary this morning.
A 46-year-old man has been killed in a crash in Kells in Co Meath.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash in Co Cork yesterday which claimed the life of a 28-year-old man.
A 23-year-old man has died following a collision in Bandon, Co Cork.
Six people have died on our roads so far this bank holiday weekend.
A man in his 60s has been killed after he was struck by a van in Killala, Co Mayo.
Nearly 500 people have been caught speeding today as part of Operation Slow Down.
A man in his 30s has died after a road collision in Co Laois this morning.
A man has died after his 4 x 4 collided with a signpost in Listowel, Co Kerry.
Friday has been designated 'National Slow Down Day', according to An Garda Síochána's National Traffic Bureau.
A man in his 50s has died after the car he was driving and a bus were in collision today.
A man in his late 60s has been killed in a road crash in Co Kerry.
Road deaths across Europe fell last year to the lowest level since records began.
A man in his early 20s has died following a car crash in Co Tipperary.
Two friends were killed and a third left seriously injured when their car crashed into a tree on a rural road in Sligo overnight.
Three young men and a toddler have been killed in three separate crashes around the country.
Three men have died in separate road crashes in the last 24 hours.
A 51-year-old man has died in a crash in Co Galway.
An 80-year-old pedestrian has died after she was hit by a truck in Co Mayo.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after an elderly woman died in a crash in Co Roscommon.
A man in his 60s has died in a crash in Co Galway.
Only three of Ireland’s worst accident blackspots have been upgraded a year after plans to fix the country’s 60 deadliest road bends were trumpeted by Transport Minister Leo Varadkar.
Leitrim, Laois, Kildare, Monaghan and Clare showed the biggest reduction in road deaths in the five years that saw the country set new safety records.
A man has died today following a crash after he had been pursued by a garda vehicle in Co Kildare.
A woman has died following a two-car crash in Co Monaghan.
A woman in her 20s has died following a crash this afternoon in Co Mayo.
A man in his 20s has died after a three-car collision in Co Kilkenny.
A man has been killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Co Wicklow this morning. It is understood he was struck by a car after he was involved in a collision on the N11.
A man in his 30s has been killed in a crash in Co Wicklow.
A woman has been killed in a crash in Co Cork.
A man in his 20s has died after a crash in Co Limerick.
A teenage couple were killed when their car collided with a tanker.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to two car crashes in counties Carlow and Mayo, in which one man died and three young people remain criticaly ill.
A man in his 60s, who was struck by a car while cross the road in Galway last night, has died in hospital.
A man in his 60s is in a critical condition in hospital after he was struck in a suspected hit-and-run accident in Co Galway.
A two-year-old girl and her two-month-old baby sister have been killed in a car accident in Co Galway this afternoon.
A man in his 30s has died in a crash in Co Cork. Gardaí in the Cork city suburb of Ballincollig are investigating the fatal collision between a car and a motorcycle.
A man who died in a car crash in Rathmore, Co Kerry last night has been named as 22-year-old Don Murphy of Knocknaloman, Rathmore.
A male motorcyclist in his late 20s has died after a collision with a car in Palmerstown in Dublin.
Gardaí in counties Dublin and Mayo are appealing for information after two men in their 20s died in separate road accidents yesterday.
A 21-year-old woman has been killed in a crash in Co Cavan.
A woman in her eighties has died after a crash in Co Cork.
Gardaí investigating a fatal hit-and-run in Co Kerry are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
A male motorcyclist in his 20s has been killed in a crash in Co Galway.
Fine Gael MEP for Ireland North West Jim Higgins has said more gardaí are needed to enforce the rules of the road, after igures showed an increase in fatalities by 55% in the last three months.
A woman has been killed in a three-vehicle crash in Co Wexford.
A woman has died after she was involved in a four-car collision in Co Galway.
Debris from two rainwater-swelled rivers, gale-force winds and a sea swell all complicated the efforts of a lifeboat crew after a car crashed into the sea at Courtown Harbour in Co Wexford last night.
A 21-year-old man has died in a car crash in Co Mayo.
Gardaí in Carlow are appealing for witnesses after a woman was killed in a two-car crash last night.
A motorcyclist in his late 20s has been killed in a crash in Co Cavan.
A man is fighting for his life in hospital following a fatal crash in Co Wexford yesterday evening.
The elderly couple killed in a two car crash in Co Cork yesterday evening have been named by gardaí.