Skip to main content

Invalid Vehicles

Volume 892: debated on Friday 16 May 1975

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will publish in the Official Report the accident statistics relating to motor invalid tricycles with manual gearbox, automatic transmission, electrically propelled tricycles and four-wheeled vehicles, respectively, in Scotland for the years ended 30th September 1973 and 1974, and the six months ended 31st March 1975, respectively, listing all categories of information in the form kept by his Department.

The only accident statistics kept at present by my Department relate to the number of drivers of invalid vehicles killed in accidents. For the relevant figures for the years ended 30th September 1973 and 1974, respectively, I would refer the hon. Member to my reply to the hon. Member for Dumfries (Mr. Monro) on 6th November 1974.β€”[Vol. 880, c. 110–12.]β€”In the six months ended 31st March 1975 one driver of an invalid tricycle with automatic transmission was killed.