§ Dr. Goodson-Wickes
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if the Government support all the health provisions contained within the social charter.131W
§ Mr. Freeman
The preliminary draft Community charter of fundamental social rights refers to—the enjoyment by every worker of satisfactory health … conditions, more especially in his working environment;—the provision for the elderly of medical assistance specifically suited to their needs and as wide an access as possible to that assistance;Health and safety in the workplace is the responsibility of my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Employment; in other respects, these requirements are met within the National Health Service.