Written Answers. - Rail Accidents.

Seán Crowe

Question:

284 Mr. Crowe asked the Minister for Transport the number of rail accidents which have occurred in the past ten years where responsibility for the accident has rested with workers who were found to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time. [3806/03]

I am advised by Iarnród Éireann that it has no record of any railway accident over the past ten years having being caused by or involving any member of staff who was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.