§ 27. Mr. Sheerman
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what steps he has taken to reduce risks of flammability in Her Majesty's ships.152W
§ Mr. Pattie
Recent measures include the introduction of a new range of fire-resistant cabling and the replacement of foam mattresses with interior sprung mattresses. A number of other steps are under consideration in the light of experience in the Falklands campaign.