A man in his 50s has died following a workplace incident at Dublin's North Docks.

The incident happened at around 10.30am this morning, and a post-mortem examination is to be carried out on the man's body.

Both gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the circumstances around his death.

Inspectors from the HSA are at the scene of the incident this afternoon.

A file will be prepared for the Coroner's Court.