§ Mrs. Dunwoody
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many foreign lorry drivers, in the past year, have been involved in road accidents; how many were warned for dangerous driving; and how many were prosecuted.
§ Mr. Peter Bottomley
The nationality of drivers involved in injury accidents is not recorded. The nationality of drivers warned and prosecuted for motoring offences is not available.
The number of foreign-registered heavy goods vehicles involved in injury road accidents in Great Britain between 1984 and 1986 is as follows: 511W
Foreign registered heavy goods vehicles involved in injury road accidents: Great Britain: 1984 to 1986 Fatal Serious Slight Total 1984 18 51 180 249 1985 18 76 196 290 1986 20 70 189 279