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VIOLENCE AGAINST SHOP WORKERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1842: tabled on 28 October 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 83 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes that over 800,000 cases of abuse were reported between 1995 and 2001 against shopworkers; compliments USDAW for highlighting this issue; and calls upon the Government to work with the employers and unions to raise awareness of the levels of violence and abuse, to make the workplace safer, to make retail crime a police key performance indicator, to promote Safer Shopping Partnerships and to improve the Criminal Injuries Compensation scheme.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 8 November 2004
Worthing West
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Manchester, Withington
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 November 2004
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2004
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2004
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2004
Twickenham
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2004
Cheadle
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2004
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2004
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Peterborough
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2004
Weston-Super-Mare
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2004
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2004
Easington
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2004
Caerphilly
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2004
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 November 2004
Lagan Valley
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2004
Guildford
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2004
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2004
Monmouth
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2004
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2004
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2004
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Norwich North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2004
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2004
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2004
Portsmouth South
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2004
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2004
Chorley
Hughes, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2004
Doncaster North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2004
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2004
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2004
Tamworth
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2004
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2004
Hereford
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2004
Stafford
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 November 2004
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2004
Amber Valley
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2004
Wolverhampton South West
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2004
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2004
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2004
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2004
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2004
Crawley
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2004
Ochil
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2004
Nuneaton
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2004
Ayr
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Pendle
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2004
Southport
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2004
City of Chester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 November 2004
Banff and Buchan
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2004
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2004
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2004
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2004
Bolsover
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2004
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 1 November 2004
Castle Point
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2004
City of Durham
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2004
Hazel Grove
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2004
Alyn and Deeside
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2004
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 November 2004
Truro and St Austell
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 November 2004
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2004
Richmond Park
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2004
North Cornwall
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2004
Hamilton South
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2004
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2004
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2004
Conwy

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.