HC Deb 16 December 1908 vol 198 cc1858-9
MR. WILLIAM JONES (Carnarvonshire, Arfon)

I beg to ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what was the number of men at work in the Penrhyn Slate Quarries for the year ending 31st December, 1907; how many were employed inside and outside respectively; and what was the number of fatal and non-fatal accidents that occurred to inside and outside workers during the same period.


The figures asked for are as follows: 889 employed inside; 1,060 employed outside; total, 1,949. One fatal and 13 non-fatal accidents inside; one fatal and 15 non-fatal accidents outside.