HC Deb 20 May 1994 vol 243 cc595-6W
Mr. Flynn

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what assessment he has made of the road safety benefits of the adoption of daylight saving.

Mr. Key

The Transport Research Laboratory has estimated that a move to central European time would give a United Kingdom-wide net total reduction in road traffic casualties of 140 deaths, 520 serious injuries and 2,000 other casualties each year.