first_imgNews Donegal has the country’s third worst record in home safety inspections RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton It’s reported that eight out of 10 new homes are never inspected by local authorities for fire hazards and structural defects, with even less happening in Donegal.The Irish Independent says that’s despite the fallout from the Priory Hall controversy in Dublin.Local authority inspectors are supposed to carry out random checks on new buildings.However, a report comparing the performance of each local authority, seen by the newspaper, found that not one house or apartment was inspected in Co Galway or in North Tipperary in 2011.Donegal is the third worst performing county according to the paper’s figures, with an inspection rate of 8%, compared to a national average of 22%. Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebook NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this weekcenter_img Pinterest Twitter Previous articleDonegal schools urged to get involved with Relay for LifeNext articleLetterkenny Town Council will not recognise IBAL’s findings News Highland Twitter Google+ WhatsApp Pinterest By News Highland – April 23, 2013 Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH last_img read more