HC Deb 12 November 1968 vol 773 c67W
Mr. Leadbitter

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government if he will take steps to improve the conditions of communication where they are lacking in old people's homes and separate dwellings, so as to improve the safety factor for old people in the case of fire, flood or any other hazard.

Mr. MacColl

Local authorities have already been advised of the need for an emergency bell system in flatlets or grouped dwellings for old people where there is a warden.

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