Common Law Duty of Care in HE

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Dear University of Strathclyde,

"Universities have a general duty of care to their students - not to
cause harm by careless acts or omissions – commensurate with their role
and capabilities as settings for adult education" (Universities UK,
2023).

Please supply any internal or external university documentation that
explains the nature and extent of this Common Law duty of care, placed
on every member of staff, and owed to each enrolled student.

Yours faithfully,

Maxine Carrick

FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

Your enquiry has been received by the Information Governance Unit (IGU).  

We will acknowledge and respond to your enquiry in due course.

Kind regards,

Information Governance Unit (IGU)

University of Strathclyde

FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

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Dear Maxine Carrick,

 

FOI Request Reference – 2023/229

 

Thank you for your email below requesting information under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

The University acknowledges receipt of this request and will respond as
soon as possible and within 20 working days of the day your request was
received. You will hear back from us by 21 August 2023 at the latest. The
Information Governance Unit will contact you if we require any further
information.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Unit

University of Strathclyde

Email: [1][University of Strathclyde request email]

 

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Dear University of Strathclyde,

 

"Universities have a general duty of care to their students - not to cause
harm by careless acts or omissions – commensurate with their role and
capabilities as settings for adult education" (Universities UK, 2023).

 

Please supply any internal or external university documentation that
explains the nature and extent of this Common Law duty of care, placed on
every member of staff, and owed to each enrolled student.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Maxine Carrick

 

 

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Dear FOI Strathclyde,

This is a polite reminder that the deadline for my request is overdue

Yours sincerely,

Maxine Carrick

FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

Dear Maxine,

Thanks for getting in touch.

The deadline for the response is today, 21 August 2023, and you will receive a response today.

Kind regards,

Information Governance Unit
University of Strathclyde

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FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

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Dear Maxine Carrick,

 

FOI Request Reference – 2023/229

 

Thank you for your email of 21 July 2023 requesting information under the
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

Please find the University’s response attached.

 

 

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Unit

University of Strathclyde

Email: [1][University of Strathclyde request email]

 

____________________________________
 
[2]University of Strathclyde
 
THE QUEEN’S ANNIVERSARY PRIZES
2019 & 2021
For Higher and Further Education
 
UNIVERSITY OF THE YEAR
2012 & 2019
Times Higher Education
 
SCOTTISH UNIVERSITY OF THE YEAR
2020
The Times & The Sunday Times
 
____________________________________
 
The University of Strathclyde is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, number SC015263.
Please consider the environment before printing this e-mail.

 

 

 

 

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