Attacks on Fromtline Staff

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Dear Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust,
For the year 2016 can you confirm how many Frontline Ambulance personnel have;
1) Been attacked, physically or verbally, by a member or members of public whilst carrying out their duties.
2) How many staff have received assistance from YAS following an attack.
3) What assistance do YAS offer to staff following an attack.
4) What policy & procedures are in place to assist staff following an attack.
5) With the NHS having a zero policy on violence towards staff, how many attackers have been charged, prosecuted and their punishment during 2016.
6) How many staff have YAS assisted with this process in 2016.

Yours faithfully,

Jamie Jaffray

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Dear Mr Jaffray

 

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act.

 

The reference number for this request is 018-2016/17. Please ensure that
you quote this number in any future correspondence.

 

We will endeavour to respond to this request at our earliest convenience.
This will be no later than 09 February 2017, which is 20 working days
after the date your request was received. 

 

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Tel: 01924 584116

 

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Dear Mr Jaffery

 

In reply to your request for information under the FOI Act, please find
enclosed with this email the Trust's response.

 

Issued by Yorkshire Ambulance Service

 

Legal Services Department

[1][Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust request email]

Tel: 01924 584116

 

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From: FOI
Sent: 13 January 2017 09:39
To: 'Jamie'; FOI
Subject: FOI 018-2016/17

 

Dear Mr Jaffray

 

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act.

 

The reference number for this request is 018-2016/17. Please ensure that
you quote this number in any future correspondence.

 

We will endeavour to respond to this request at our earliest convenience.
This will be no later than 09 February 2017, which is 20 working days
after the date your request was received. 

 

Issued by Yorkshire Ambulance Service

 

Legal Services Department

[3][Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust request email]

Tel: 01924 584116

 

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