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Railways: Lasers

Department for Transport written question – answered on 3rd March 2016.

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Photo of Rehman Chishti Rehman Chishti Conservative, Gillingham and Rainham

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many incidents of laser pen attacks were recorded on trains in the last five years.

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

The following number of incidents of involving laser pens and trains has been recorded over the last 5 years:-

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

81

76

46

64

59

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