asked the Paymaster General if he proposes to amend section 6 of the Health and Safety at Work, etc. Act to ensure that (a) an element of reasonable foresight on the part of designers, manufacturers, importers and suppliers is clearly established as a legal requirement, (b) imports and domestic products are treated the same and (c) health ard safety information reaches product users.
Yes. Changes to secure these effects are included in the proposals referred to in the answer I gave to the hon. Member on 29 January 1986.