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Gas Poisoning (Deaths)

Volume 934: debated on Wednesday 29 June 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many deaths have been attributable, during the years 1974, 1975 and 1976, to gas fire flue outlets blocked by falls of soot, etc., within the flue into which the gas fire discharges.

Deaths in England and Wales attributed to the blockage of gas fire or boiler flues were as follows: 1974, 12; 1975, 4; 1976, 19.