asked the Secretary of State for Trade if he will list the numbers of serious maritime accidents involving ships (a) registered in, (b) owned by and (c) with masters from, the following countries, for each of the last five years for which statistics are available: Greece, West Germany, the USA, Denmark, France, Holland, the United Kingdom, Norway, Italy, Belgium, Japan, Sweden, Canada, the USSR, Spain and Portugal.
[pursuant to his reply, 13 February 1980]: The number of casualties to United Kingdom registered ships, excluding fishing vessels, involving total loss, constructive total loss, major damage, or any loss of life in the five years 1974–1978 were as follows:
asked the Secretary of State for Trade if he will list for each of the last five years the names of ships which have (a) been involved in serious collisions and (b) sunk in United Kingdom territorial waters, indicating (i) ownership, (ii) country of registration and (iii) nationality of master.
[pursuant to his reply, 13 February 1980): The names of United Kingdom registered ships, excluding fishing vessels, involved in serious collision or lost in United Kingdom territorial waters in the five years 1974–1978 are as follows:
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