§ Mr. Meacher
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many occupational injuries per 1,000 workers were reported in the construction industry(a) in total, (b) for employees, (c) for the self-employed and (d) others for each year from 1979 to 1988.89.
§ Mr. Nicholls
[holding answer 2 November 1989]: The available information is given in the table. Figures for the periods 1979–80, 1981 to 1985 and 1986 onwards are not comparable owing to changes in reporting arrangements. Figures for 1988–89 are provisional.