Numbers of fatalities and the causes for 2004 and 2005 are given in the annual reports on rail safety published by the Health and Safety Executive for 2004 and the Office of Rail Regulation for 2005. Copies are in the House Library. The annual report for 2006 will be published by ORR in the spring of 2007.
ORR does not publish indicative trends for the future.
The disposal of Network Rail’s land and property is an operational matter for Network Rail, in accordance with the licence condition introduced by the rail regulator in November 2001. The hon. Member should contact Network Rail’s chief Executive at the following address for a response to his question.
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