§ Mr. Carter-Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how much money has been recovered by hospitals from insurers towards the cost of treatment of persons injured in road accidents in each of the last five years for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Moyle
Amounts recovered by hospitals in England under the Road Traffic Act 1972 were as follows:
£ Thousands 1972–73 1,199 1973–74 1,191 1974–75 1,282 1975–76 1,309 1976–77 1,321