§ Helen Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many reported deaths were investigated by the HSE in the last five years. 
§ Mr. Nicholas Brown
[holding answer 21 November 2002]The following table shows the number of deaths investigated by the HSE in the last five years.
Year Members of the public Worker 1 April 1997 to 31 March 1998 124 258 1 April 1998 to 31 March 1999 126 236 1 April 1999 to 31 March 2000 146 205 1 April 2000 to 31 March 2001 148 267 1 April 2001 to 31 March 2002 243
The data for members of the public for 2001–02 are not available for release as the information is due for publication on 10 December 2002 and is therefore subject to exemption 10 of the Code of Practice on Access to Government information.212W
Owing to the implementation problems with the NIRS2 computer system, the 1995–96 tax year is the latest year for which precise information is available.
When more up-to-date information is available I shall write to the hon. Member and place my letter in the Libraries of both Houses.
§ Mr. Willetts
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many companies are registered to sell stakeholder pensions to individuals and which companies have(a) entered the market, and(b) left the market, since the product first became available. 
§ Mr. McCartney
There are 47 companies registered as stakeholder pension providers offering a total of 51 registered stakeholder pension schemes. The majority of companies registered to sell SHPs before the product first became available on 6 April 2001. Details of companies that have entered the market and left the market since stakeholder pensions first became available on 6 April 2001 are in the table.