National Safety Committee

Oral Answers to Questions — Roads – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 12th May 1954.

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Photo of Mr Norman Dodds Mr Norman Dodds , Dartford 12:00 am, 12th May 1954

asked the Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation on how many occasions the National Road Safety Committee has met since 1st December, 1953; and what is the date of the next meeting.

Photo of Mr Arthur Molson Mr Arthur Molson , High Peak

The Committee has met once during this period. The next meeting will be held on 24th June.

Photo of Mr Norman Dodds Mr Norman Dodds , Dartford

Has the hon. Gentleman's Department very much confidence in this Committee? There is a feeling that relations are not very happy.

Photo of Mr Arthur Molson Mr Arthur Molson , High Peak

Yes, Sir. We have very great confidence in them. The Committee met a number of times last year and made certain proposals, and we shall try to give effect to them.