Freedom of Information Request

a list of 'specified injuries

Received: 13 September 2019

Dear Sir/Madam,

I am writing to make an open government request for all the information to which I am entitled under the Freedom of Information Act.

In order to assist you with this request, I am outlining my query as specifically as possible. If however this request is too wide or too unclear, I would be grateful if you could contact me as I understand that under the Act, you are required to advise and assist requesters.

Can you please provide me with a list of 'specified injuries' ( reported to you under the Reporting of Injuries, Disease and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) as part of your responsibilities under The Health and Safety (Enforcing Authority) Regulations 1998. I would like to receive the data from 2014 to the current day, with the information provided in a series of columns detailing:

1/ The date of the incident.
2/ The injured party's age.
3/ The specified injury sustained (bone fracture, amputation, blinding, crush, serious burns, scalping, loss of consciousness, injuries associated with working in an enclosed space).
4/ The industry sector.
5/ The name of organisation where the injury occurred.
6/ The post code where the injury was sustained.
7/ If the incident was investigated by the Local Authority or not.

I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request. I look forward to hearing from you.

Outcome / Documents

  • 5622600 Attachment FINAL - application/ - Download
  • Response (some exempt) - application/pdf - Download

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