HC Deb 11 April 1967 vol 744 cc177-8W
Mr. Edward M. Taylor

asked the Minister of Transport how many spot checks on goods vehicles have been carried out during the year 1966; how many vehicles were. found to be defective in any respect; how many cases immediate prohibition notices were issued; and in how many cases deferred prohibition notices were issued.

Mr. John Morris

The figures for the year ended 30th September, 1966, are as follows:

Number of vehicles examined 129,378
Number of vehicles found to be defective 52,612
Number of immediate prohibition notices issued 13,033
Number of delayed prohibition notices issued 39,579