Martyn Hayward made this Freedom of Information request to Cambridgeshire County Council

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Dear Cambridgeshire County Council,

Please provide a current list of all schools, colleges in the Cambridgeshire County Council area where asbestos is present.
Does the County Council have a policy of managing asbestos in schools/colleges in the Cambridgeshire area?
How many teachers/former teachers of Cambridgeshire County Council have alleged exposure to asbestos with Cambridgeshire County Council.
How much compensation has been paid out to former teachers/teaching staff by Cambridgeshire County Council?
How many current claims for asbestos related illnesses are ongoing against the Council?
Are there any schools in the Cambridgeshire County Council area that have had asbestos removed?
If so, please confirm which schools have had asbestos removed.

Yours faithfully,

Martyn Hayward

FOI, Cambridgeshire County Council

Dear Martin

Re: Freedom of Information Request ref 1146255

Thank you for your email. Your request will be dealt with in line with the Freedom of Information Act and its regulations. In accordance with the Act, the Council aims to respond to all requests within 20 working days, in this instance by 29th August 2019.

If we require further information, clarification or a fee in order to fulfil your request we will contact you again. Please quote the reference number above in all future correspondence concerning this request.

Kind regards

Information Management Team
Tel: 01223 699137
Box No. OCT1224, Cambridgeshire County Council, Shire Hall, Cambridge, CB3 0AP

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FOI, Cambridgeshire County Council

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Dear Martyn Hayward


Re: Freedom of Information Request ref: 1146255


I write with reference to your e-mail of 31/07/2019 regarding asbestos in
schools and colleges.


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Yours sincerely


Jessie Holder – Information Management Analyst

Business Intelligence Team – Information and Records

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