§ 62. Mr. George Craddock
asked the Minister of Labour if he will give particulars of the item which appears in Appendix XXV on page 124 of the Annual Report of the Chief Inspector of Factories, 1962, which reads, "Other official visits and attendances, 37,324."
§ Mr. Godber
Detailed particulars are not available. The figure of 37,324 includes visits made by Factory Inspectors, incidental to their duties under the Factories Act, 1961, to such places as magistrates' and coroners' courts, local authority offices, and homes of injured persons, witnesses, and complainants. It also includes attendances at meetings of joint standing committees and accident prevention organisations, and lecturing at training courses.