No figures on dangerous trucks
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Roads Minister Stephen Norris has told the House of Commons that statistics on prosecutions for vehicle safety do not include separate figures on LGVs.
However, since 1989 the overall quantity of offences has fallen, says the Home Office. In England and Wales 389,043 offences were recorded in 1989: in 1993 the total was down to 383,382. Offences in Scotland also fell.