98. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the recommendations from the January 2006 review in the aftermath of the death of a person (details supplied); the recommendations that were not implemented; and the reason therefor. (Question 19774/18 asked on 08 May 2018 - Defence Forces Fatalities)

Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach (Deputy Paul Kehoe): In February 2006, the then Minister for Defence received a report following an independent review conducted by Mr. Sean Hurley on the interactions between the Department of Defence/Defence Forces and the parents and family of Private Kevin Barrett in the aftermath of the tragic death of Private Barrett on 18th February 1999 while serving with UNIFIL in South Lebanon. 
Mr Hurley looked in detail at how the Department and th...

179. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Defence the number of deaths there have been of serving members of the Defence Forces each year sine 2000; the cause of each death; and the number that were due to suicide. (Question 47113/12 asked on 25 Oct 2012 - Defence Forces Fatalities)

Minister for Defence (Deputy Alan Shatter): I am advised by the military authorities that during the period 01 January 2000 to 23 October 2012, a total of 182 PDF personnel died while in service. The breakdown per annum, is below.

 Year Number of deaths 2000 18 2001 17 2002 12 2003 13 2004 13 2005 12 2006 17 2007 16 2008 11 2009 18 2010 12 2011 13 2012 10 Total 182 

I am advised by the military authorities that the Defence Forces do not capture data on the...

180. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Defence the number of suicide deaths within the Defence Forces since 2000; the number that were prescribed Lariam at the time or had been in the years prior to their deaths. (Question 47114/12 asked on 25 Oct 2012 - Defence Forces Fatalities)

Minister for Defence (Deputy Alan Shatter): I am advised by the military authorities that during the period 01 January 2000 to 23 October 2012, a total of 182 PDF personnel died while in service. The breakdown per annum, is below.

 Year Number of deaths 2000 18 2001 17 2002 12 2003 13 2004 13 2005 12 2006 17 2007 16 2008 11 2009 18 2010 12 2011 13 2012 10 Total 182 

I am advised by the military authorities that the Defence Forces do not capture data on th...