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Railway Accidents

Volume 893: debated on Friday 13 June 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many accidents, fatal and non-fatal, involving passengers have occurred on British Rail since 1955.

YearSignificant Collisions and Derailments involving Passenger TrainsPassengers KilledPassengers Injured
195516940736
1956185Nil453
195716892824
195817717957
19591781692
19601566701
19611879736
196215520622
19631471477
19641075244
19651022344
196698Nil252
19679871515
196810410389
19699110583
1970822236
1971843227
1972766381
19737814430
1974791218