CDM regulations Site Traffic Management at Third Energy Kirby Misperton Site

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Dear Health and Safety Executive,

I refer to the following
http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/safet...

Please examine the images below which were taken by drone footage on 20th November 2017
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Please advise if HSE have performed either of the following

1) a desktop examination of the traffic management plan.
Please confirm the date of this and supply your report.

or

2) advise if HSE have visited the site to examine the Traffic Management Plan in action.
Please confirm the date of this and supply your report, to include the clarification of how the client (Third Energy) complies with the legal regulations, and ensures contractors comply in line with CDM 2015

Keeping pedestrians and vehicles apart
Minimising vehicle movements
People on site
Turning vehicles
Visibility

In your report above, please also advise what emergency vehicle access you consider is possible in the event of

i) a blow out
ii) a serious medical emergency to any member of site staff taken ill whilst on site.

Yours faithfully,

Helen Chuntso

Health and Safety Executive

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I am writing to request an internal review of Health and Safety Executive's handling of my FOI request 'CDM regulations Site Traffic Management at Third Energy Kirby Misperton Site'.

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Helen Chuntso

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Dear Ms Chuntso

 

Please see attached an internal review acknowledgement letter.  I can
confirm that there has been an oversight with regard to your original
request and it is anticipated that a response will be ready shortly.

 

Regards

 

Helen

 

 

Helen McGlown PC.foi | Information Management Unit | Freedom of
Information Unit Health & Safety Executive | 5.N.3. Redgrave Court,
Merton Road, Bootle L20 7HS |

 

 

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Dear Helen,

 

Freedom of Information Request Reference No: 201801182

 

Thank you for your request for information about:

 

CDM regulations Site Traffic Management at Third Energy Kirby Misperton
site.

 

 1. Please advise if HSE have performed a desktop examination of the
transport management and confirm the date of this and supply a copy of
the report
 2. Advise if HSE have visited the site to examine the Traffic Management
Plan in action and to supply a copy of the report, to include
clarification of how the client (Third Energy) complies with the legal
requirements in line with CDM

 

Which was received on 22 November 2017 and I am writing to acknowledge
receipt of this request. Please accept my apologies for the delay in
responding to you.

 

I can confirm that your request is being dealt with under the Freedom of
Information Act 2004 (the Act). 

 

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 do not currently
apply at this site. The appropriate legislation for operations are the
Borehole Sites and Operations Regulations 1996 (BSOR).

 

HSE has not performed a desktop examination of a Traffic Management Plan.

 

HSE inspectors, with colleagues from the Environment Agency, conducted a
joint site inspection between 8-10 November 2017. The purpose of the
inspection was to ensure that Third Energy have all of the necessary
processes and systems in place before operations start. HSE inspectors
reviewed the site layout as part of the inspection. No enforcement issues
were identified during the visit. HSE’s report can be partially disclosed
to you and is attached. Personal information is being withheld by virtue
of Section 40(1) of the Act.

 

An emergency plan is in place as required by BSOR.

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You may re-use this information
(not including logos) free of charge in any format or medium, under the
terms of the Open Government Licence. To view this licence, visit
[1]http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/o... or
write to the Information Policy Team, The National Archives, Kew, London
TW9 4DU, or e-mail: [2][email address].

 

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

 

If you are unhappy with the decisions made by HSE you may ask for an
internal review within two calendar months of the date of this letter by
writing to me.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

 

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Tel: 01625 545700

Fax: 01625 524510

Email: [3][email address]

Website: [4]http://www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk

 

Yours sincerely

 

David Salmon

FOI Officer

 

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Dear Ms Chuntso

 

Please see attached an internal review response.

 

Regards

 

Helen

 

 

Helen McGlown PC.foi | Information Management Unit | Freedom of
Information Unit Health & Safety Executive | 5.N.3. Redgrave Court,
Merton Road, Bootle L20 7HS |

 

 

    

 

 

 

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Helen Chuntso left an annotation ()

No clarification as requested in report on the issue of emergency evacuation or emergency access for personnel on site if taken ill.

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