HC Deb 22 February 1954 vol 524 c4W
55. Mr. G. Thomas

asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance the number of appeals concerning Industrial Injury Benefit heard by the tribunal at Queen Street, Cardiff, during 1951, 1952 and 1953, respectively; and the comparative numbers of appeals granted.

Mr. Peake

The Medical Appeal Tribunal for Wales, to which the Question presumably relates, sits in several places. No separate figures are available for sittings held in Cardiff, but the following table gives the details asked for in relation to all appeals heard by the tribunal in Wales.

Appeals heard Decisions favourable to claimant
1951 1,083 514
1952 1,044 425
1953 1,150 417