Fire checks and enforcement notices issued to schools

Alessandro Sorrentino made this Freedom of Information request to Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service as part of a batch sent to 46 authorities

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Alessandro Sorrentino

Dear Sir or Madam,

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information from you for the time period 2007 to 2017:

1) How many fire checks have been undertaken at schools in the area covered by your fire department for each of the years mentioned?

2) For each year, I would ask for the number of enforcement notices issued to schools who failed the fire checks undertaken.

Please provide the information in the form an Excel Documents

If it is not possible to provide the information requested due to the information exceeding the cost of compliance limits identified in Section 12, please provide advice and assistance, under the Section 16 obligations of the Act, as to how I can refine my request.

If you can identify any ways that my request could be refined I would be grateful for any further advice and assistance.

If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact me via email or phone and I will be very happy to clarify what I am asking for and discuss the request, my details are outlined below.

Thank you for your time and I look forward to your response.

Yours faithfully,
Alessandro Sorrentino

Information Requests, Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Mr Sorrentino

 

Thank you for your request for information concerning fire checks at
schools in the area covered by our fire department, received by Hereford &
Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (the Service) on 4^th September 2018.

 

Your enquiry will be considered under the [1]Freedom of Information Act
(FOIA) 2000 and responded to by no later than 2^rd October 2018 in
accordance with the FOIA 20 working days reply schedule. 

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact
the Service's Performance and Information Team on Tel: 0345 12 24454 or by
e-mail to [2][email address] and please use reference number FOIA
129/09/18 in all future correspondence.

 

Kind Regards

Allie

 

Alison Woods | Corporate Services Administrator | Performance and
Information

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service  |  Headquarters

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Information Requests, Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service

Dear Mr Sorrentino

Thank you for your request for information concerning fire checks at schools within Herefordshire and Worcestershire received by Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (the Service) on 4th September 2018.

The information that you require is already in the public domain. Years held date from 2009 and can be found contained within the following link (2009-2016).

https://www.gov.uk/government/collection...

1. Choose your year then choose the spread sheet at the bottom: FIRE1204 Fire Safety Returns by fire and rescue authority. Each year is labelled up a bit differently but you are looking for Fire Safety Returns, Operational Statistics or Appendix 15.

2. Open the spread sheet and go into FSI Fire Safety Audits & Outcomes.

3. In the red bar at the top ‘England’ is selected – in the drop down choose ‘Hereford & Worcester’

4. The below link is for 2016 - 2017
https://www.gov.uk/government/statistica...

5. Click on Fire Prevention and protection and it will take you to the spread sheets for 2016 -2017

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Further information on Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service may be viewed at the Service’s website: www.hwfire.org.uk

Thank you for your request for Information.

Kind regards
Information Governance and Committee Services

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service | Headquarters

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