Early day motions (EDMs) are a great way to raise awareness of an issue and bring it to the attention of MPs, although they are very rarely debated on the floor of the House of Commons they are very useful campaigning tools.
Here you can find relevant EDMs from the 2013-2014 session of the House of Commons.
EDM 180 - Employers' Liability Scheme- Asbestos
EDM 182 - Mesothelioma Bill exclusions
EDM 254 - Thalidomide Grunenthal Campaign
EDM 270 - Safety at work
EDM 377 - Walkers’ safety
EDM 387 - Skills safety in the construction sector
EDM 396 - Piper Alpha disaster 25th anniversary
EDM 696 - Road Safety Week
EDM 779 - Cycling safety
EDM 1224 - Reforming the law on psychiatric injury
We always welcome input from our members and have found this a great help
in the past, particularly with our campaign on the small claims court. If you would
like any more information on our current campaigns, or how you can get involved
and help us fight for the rights of injured people, please contact Sam Ellis, parliamentary
officer on 0115 943 5426 or by
APIL members can read more about our campaign activity in our membership publications.