HC Deb 04 November 1938 vol 340 c538W
Mr. Kelly

asked the Home Secretary the number of cases of asbestosis reported during the last 12 months?

Sir S. Hoare

During the 12 months ended 31st October last 12 cases of disablement or suspension were certified by the Medical Board. In addition 14 deaths came to the notice of the Department, including several cases previously certified during life.