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Road Accidents

Volume 477: debated on Monday 17 July 1950

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asked the Minister of Transport the number or road accidents for the first month of road accidents for the first month of unrationed petrol, June, 1950, giving the comparision with the figures for May, 1950, and June, 1939.

Following are the figures of road casualties in May and June, 1950, and June, 1939:

MonthDeathsSeriously InjuredSlightly InjuredTotal
June, 19504254,55014,15019,125
May, 19504194,11412,08216,615
June, 19394934,36916,25121,113
NOTE: The figures for June, 1950, are provisional.