« BackGarda work injury rates third highest in the country in Kerry

garda badgeThe Kerry Garda division ranked third in the country, when it came to garda work injury rates.

That’s according to an official report compiled by Garda management in 2015 for the year 2014.

In terms of assaults Kerry has the fifth highest figures with 15 reported assaults to Kerry gardaí in 2014.

Meanwhile the AGSI’s annual conference gets underway in Mayo this afternoon.

Motions will be put forward from delegates around the country.

Delegates in Kerry want members to be provided with signage and flood lighting when responding to major incidents, crime scenes, and traffic accidents.