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Deaths From Livestock Attacks

Volume 475: debated on Monday 2 June 1986

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asked Her Majesty's Government:How many people in England and Wales were killed in the most recent five years for which figures are available as a result of attacks or injuries caused by:

  • (a) bulls;
  • (b) cows or heifers;
  • (c) pigs; and
  • (d) sheep.
  • The numbers of people in England and Wales killed after attacks or injuries caused by livestock during the last five years are shown in the table below.

    Cows or Heifers2None1None1

    * The minimum qualifying period for parole was reduced from 12 to 6 months in the course of 1984.