Battersea Power Station (Accidents).

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office. – in the House of Commons on 1st May 1933.

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Photo of Mr David Adams Mr David Adams , Poplar South Poplar

44.

asked the Home Secretary the number of fatal and non-fatal accidents that have occurred in the building of the Battersea power station?

Photo of Mr John Gilmour Mr John Gilmour , Glasgow Pollok

Since work began in July, 1929, there have been reported to the Factory Department, six fatal and 201 non-fatal accidents as having occurred on this site, and in addition a few very minor accidents, the exact number of which cannot be readily ascertained but which are estimated at three or four per annum.