Amount Of Reported Boat Collision Incidents

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Dear Broads Authority,

Can you please provide me with the records of reported boat collision incidents on the Norfolk Broads for the last ten years till the most recent annual statistics please?
This request refers to all vessels on the Norfolk Broads including private, hire and commercial. In addition, it refers to the type of collision incidents whereby a vessel had collided with a third party, whether it be another vessel or other object.
Thank you for your attention.

Yours faithfully,

miles weston

Essie Guds, Broads Authority

Dear Mr Weston,

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act. We have 20 working days to respond to such requests and you should therefore expect a response from the Solicitor and Monitoring Officer by 11 September 2018. If it is not possible to respond by this date, he will contact you explaining why and provide a date by which the response will be made.

Best Wishes,

Esmeralda Guds
Pa to Chief Executive and Chair
Tel: +44 (0)1603 756005

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David Harris, Broads Authority

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Dear Mr Weston,

 

I am writing in relation to your request for information regarding the
below received on 11^th August 2018. Your request has been handled under
Section 1(1) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. In accordance with
section 1 (1)(a) of the Act I hereby confirm that the Authority does hold
information of the type specified.

 

Dear Broads Authority,

 

Can you please provide me with the records of reported boat collision
incidents on the Norfolk Broads for the last ten years till the most
recent annual statistics please?

This request refers to all vessels on the Norfolk Broads including
private, hire and commercial. In addition, it refers to the type of
collision incidents whereby a vessel had collided with a third party,
whether it be another vessel or other object.

Thank you for your attention.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

miles weston

 

 

The Authority’s Response

 

Please see the attached spreadsheet derived from our IRIS (Incident
reporting and information system) for the period requested and which
covers the categories of craft requested. This is the only data set we can
provide which does not disclose personal details of third parties, which
would be protected from disclosure under data protection law.

I trust that this information is provided to your satisfaction. You have
the right to appeal against this decision. If you wish to appeal, please
set out your grounds of appeal and send to the address below.

FOIA Appeals

David Harris

Solicitor and Monitoring Officer

Broads Authority

Yare House

62-64 Thorpe Road

Norwich.

Norfolk

NR1 1RY

 

You also have the right of a subsequent appeal to the Information
Commissioner at:

 

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

 

If you wish to discuss this reply you should please not hesitate to
contact me.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

 

David Harris

Solicitor to Broads Authority and Monitoring Officer

 

Direct dial: 01603 756018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Broads Authority, Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road. Norwich NR1 1RY
01603 610734
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