asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he will institute a fund to compensate persons injured in, or the dependants of those who lose their life during, the course of attempts to save life in non-criminal circumstances.
since 1960; and what are the comparable figures for France, West Germany, Italy, the Benelux countries, Sweden, United States of America and Japan for each of these years.
[pursuant to his reply, 13 June 1980, c. 322] : The latest information is given below :
I shall let the hon. and learned Member have a reply as soon as possible.