Housing accidents and deaths

Charlie Reynolds made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Hertfordshire County Council

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Charlie Reynolds

Dear Hertfordshire County Council,

Could you please provide me with the following information:

1) The number of tenants of the council who were injured in accidents which occurred in their home. This includes the whole building, i.e. corridors, stairwells and on-site outdoor areas in multi-unit blocks, or any other part of the site. I would like this information for the following periods:
i. 2019/20
ii. 2018/19
iii. 2017/18
iv. 2016/17
v. 2015/16
vi. 2014/15
vii. 2013/14

2) The number of tenants of the council who were killed in accidents which occurred in their home. This includes the whole building, i.e. corridors, stairwells and on-site outdoor areas in multi-unit blocks. I would like this information for the following periods:

i. 2019/20
ii. 2018/19
iii. 2017/18
iv. 2016/17
v. 2015/16
vi. 2014/15
vii. 2013/14

If possible, I would like the information for both 1) and 2) to be categorised by nature of incident, e.g. slip on stairs, electrocution, etc.

If the council does not own any housing stock, either directly or through an ALMO, then please disregard this request.

Yours faithfully,

Amneet Kaur

Information Governance, Hertfordshire County Council

3 Atodiad

Dear Ms Kaur

 

Reference number: FOI/RAP/05/21/20860

 

On 5^th May 2021 Hertfordshire County Council received the following
request for information from you:

 

Could you please provide me with the following information:

 

1)     The number of tenants of the council who were injured in accidents
which occurred in their home. This includes the whole building, i.e.
corridors, stairwells and on-site outdoor areas in multi-unit blocks, or
any other part of the site. I would like this information for the
following periods:

i. 2019/20
ii. 2018/19
iii. 2017/18
iv. 2016/17
v. 2015/16
vi. 2014/15
vii. 2013/14

2)     The number of tenants of the council who were killed in accidents
which occurred in their home. This includes the whole building, i.e.
corridors, stairwells and on-site outdoor areas in multi-unit blocks. I
would like this information for the following periods:

i. 2019/20
ii. 2018/19
iii. 2017/18
iv. 2016/17
v. 2015/16
vi. 2014/15
vii. 2013/14

 

If possible, I would like the information for both 1) and 2) to be
categorised by nature of incident, e.g. slip on stairs, electrocution,
etc.

 

If the council does not own any housing stock, either directly or through
an ALMO, then please disregard this request.

 

Your request for information has been considered under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.  I can confirm that Hertfordshire County Council
does not hold the information you have requested.  This matter is the
responsibility of the district and borough councils, contact details for
which can be found at 

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5AF.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Ingrid Howard
Information Access Practitioner

Information Access Team
Hertfordshire County Council  
223 County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8DE, Postal Point: CH0320
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