HC Deb 19 February 1924 vol 169 c1590W

asked the Secretary for Mines whether he has considered the question of introducing legislation for the purpose of making compulsory the establishment of pit-head baths at all new collieries; and, if not, will he give consideration to the matter and report to the House at an early date?


I have every sympathy with the principle of extending the provision and use of pit-head baths, and I shall take the earliest opportunity of considering, in consultation with all sections of the industry, the best practicable means of carrying it out.

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