§ 12. Mr. Tom Clarke
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment whether his Department has commissioned any research into the implementation of the COSHH regulations.
§ Mr. Nicholls
The Health and Safety Executive is committed to an evaluation of the impact of the COSHH regulations. A baseline survey was undertaken before the regulations came into force on 1 October 1989, but it is too early yet to commence work on the post-implementation evaluation.