HC Deb 30 March 1950 vol 473 c535
5. Mr. Janner

asked the Minister of Labour how many prosecutions for infringement of the Factory Acts have been instigated by his Department during each of the last five years; and in how many cases in each year; and in how many cases in each year have the prosecutions resulted in convictions.

Mr. Isaacs

As the answer comprises a table of figures, I will, with permission, circulate it in the OFFICIAL REPORT.

Following is the table:

Year Prosecutions Cases in which conviction resulted
1945 1,255 994
1946 1,099 828
1947 914 764
1948 891 737
1949 1,080 903
Total 5,239 4,226