HC Deb 18 July 1984 vol 64 cc213-4W
Mr. Peter Bruinvels

asked the Secretary of State for Transport what was the number of fatal and serious road accidents, respectively, in each of the past 10 years.

Mr. David Mitchell

The information is as follows:

Mrs. Chalker

Figures for 1972–1982 are in table 4 of "Road Accidents Great Britain 1982", a copy of which is in the Library. Provisional figures for 1983 are 4,990 fatal and 59,600 serious accidents.