HC Deb 30 October 1990 vol 178 cc460-1W
Mr. Tony Lloyd

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many deaths and injuries to children and young people have been recorded as taking place on British Railway property in each of the last three years.

Mr. Freeman

The following table shows the number of children under the age of 16 killed or injured while trespassing on BR property. No information is available on child deaths and injuries sustained in other accidents on BR premises.

Deaths Injuries
1987 14 19
1988 16 223
19891 7 217
1 Provisional figures.
2 Includes attempted suicide.

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