Railways: Accidents

Department for Transport written question – answered on 5th February 2016.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Jacob Rees-Mogg Jacob Rees-Mogg Conservative, North East Somerset

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many accidents have occurred on trains involving slam doors in each of the last five years.

Photo of Claire Perry Claire Perry Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The number of passenger accidents over the years 2011 to 2015 that involved slam-door stock, broken down by injury degree, is set out in the table below:-

Degree of Injury

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Major

0

0

0

0

1

Minor

19

17

10

15

20

Shock/trauma

0

0

0

1

0

Total accidents

19

17

10

16

21

Does this answer the above question?

Yes6 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.