Dear Health and Safety Executive,

In June 2011 Londonist magazine reported that a crane operator at the Olympic Park had been found dead following an overnight storm. I am advised by the Department of Culture, Media, and Sport (who now hold the records from the Olympic Park construction) that you would have investigated the incident in 2011 and concluded whether it was a work-related death or not. Can you please provide any records (suitably redacted if needed) from the incident and your analysis of it, and further confirm why the death wasn't classified as work-related?

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Yours faithfully,

Pip Moss

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Your Ref: request-492089-a742adcd

 

Our Ref : FOI201807052

 

 

Dear Pip Moss

                             

 

                         

Freedom of Information Request Reference : FOI201807052

 

 

Thank you for your request for information about:

 

Construction death at the Olympic Park

 

Your request was received on 2 July 2018 and I am dealing with it in
accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Under the terms of
the Act you are entitled to a response within 20 working days of receipt.

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Andrew Nelson

Health and Safety Executive

Rose Court

2 Southwark Bridge

London

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Andrew Nelson

Health and Safety Executive

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