To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many statutory notices the railways inspectorate has issued to London Underground under the Health and Safey etc. Act 1974, and any other legislation, respectively, in the current year and the two preceding years.
The only statutory notices served have been under the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act. The figures are 1987 — 1; 1986 — Nil; 1985 — 1. In addition, a notice was served in 1985 to a contractor working at an underground station.