Firework Call Outs

Miss Helen Smith made this Freedom of Information request to Cleveland Fire Brigade

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Dear Sirs

Please find below a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Please could you let me know how many times in (a) 2014, (b) 2015, (c) 2016, the fire service has responded to emergency calls made about fireworks being posted through letterboxes at (i) residential and (b) commercial properties.

With best wishes

Helen

Info, Cleveland Fire Brigade

OFFICIAL:

Dear Helen Smith,

Your request for information has been received and will be dealt with, within the statutory timescales.

Kind Regards
Freedom of Information Officer
Cleveland Fire Brigade
Training & Administration Hub
Endeavour House
Queens Meadow Business Park
Hartlepool
TS25 5TH
01429 872311

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Info, Cleveland Fire Brigade

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OFFICIAL:

Dear Helen Smith,

 

Freedom of Information Request

 

I am writing further to your email of 18 September 2017 where you
requested the following information:

 

Please could you let me know how many times in (a) 2014, (b) 2015, (c)
2016, the fire service has responded to emergency calls made about
fireworks being posted through letterboxes at (i) residential and (b)
commercial properties.

 

See attached. There were only 3 incidents identified 2 of which were post
boxes they have been included. 

 

As firework through letterbox is not a specific incident type to obtain
the information we have had to search the free text boxes.

 

You have the right of appeal against the decision. If you wish to appeal
please set out in writing your grounds of appeal and send to the Head of
ICT, at the address below or email [1][Cleveland Fire Brigade request email]

 

Appeals or reviews should be made within 40 working days of our response
to your request being issued.  Any appeals or requests for review received
outside of the 40 working days will be refused.  Please note this is in
line with the Information Commissioner’s own working practices.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint, you may apply
directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for a decision. 
Generally, The ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the
complaints procedure provided by Cleveland Fire Authority. 

 

The ICO can be contacted at:

Information Commissioner’s Office,

Wycliffe House,

Water Lane,

Wilmslow,

Cheshire,

SK9 5AF.

Should you have any queries with regards to this letter or require any
additional information, please contact me on the details listed 

 

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Officer

Cleveland Fire Brigade

Training & Administration Hub

Endeavour House

Queens Meadow Business Park

Hartlepool

TS25 5TH

01429 872311