Good Afternoon Slough Council,
(1) How many claims have been lodged against the council at employment tribunals in each of the following years?
(e) 2017 so far ?
Please clarify whether your data is English tax year related (April to March), English municipal year related (May to April) or Christian calendar year related (January to December).
(2) How many of these claims came from housing and neighbourhood services staff ?
(3) Since 1 January 2013, how many staff complaints about employment/work related issues were submitted by housing and neighbourhood services staff ?
(4) How many of the above mentioned employment tribunal claims were resolved:
(a) before a final hearing; and
(b) by the claimant withdrawing without a settlement ?
(5) What were the total costs, regardless whether funding was provided by an insurance policy, public funds or otherwise, of
the council defending employment tribunal claims in each of the following financial years:
(e) 2017-2018 ?
(6) How much money, regardless of the money's source, has the council spent in each of the following financial years
(AA) Compromise agreements; and
(BB) Compensation awarded to claimants by employment tribunals ?
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Hi Mr Paul Janik,
Please ensure you put your full name in any request for information, there are a few people logging requests at present and they may not know you.
Please accept this email as receipt of your FOI request which is now receiving attention.
SBC, FOI Officer
I do not like replying to strange anonymous people.
There is nothing in the law compelling me to do as you want.
Dear Mr Janik
Following discussions with the HR department, they have confirmed that
most of the information you have requested is not information which is
captured centrally or held and recorded in a reportable format.
As you are requesting information regarding staff going back 5 years HR
are unable to respond to most of your request within the time frame laid
down by the FOIA.
Please see below the information for Q6 . I can confirm that in 2014-15
there were compromise agreement however there were no pay-outs
Financial Year Total Pay-out
2013-14 £ 101,304.30
2015-16 £ 6,909.93
2016-17 £ 101,100.50
Please accept this email as a partial notice of refusal under S12 of the
Regards, SBC FOI Officer
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