Incidents concerning loading wheelchairs into vehicles

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Dear Health and Safety Executive,
Could you please tell me how many incidents and injuries have been recorded in the last 5 years whilst loading and transporting wheelchair bound passengers in road vehicles.

Yours faithfully,

Les Reid

Health and Safety Executive

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Dear Mr Reid,
 
Please see the attached acknowledgement relating to your recent request
for information under FOI.
 
Kind regards
 
Dawn Shabaily
*working days Monday to Thursday
 
 
FOI Officer
 

 

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Dear Mr. Reid,
 
Please see the attached letter seeking clarification regarding your recent
request for information under FOI.
 
Kind regards
 
Dawn Shabaily
*working days Monday to Thursday
 
FOI OFFICER

 

 

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Dear Health and Safety Executive,
I wish to know of any injuries to carers or wheelchair bound disabled passengers, sustained whilst being loaded into Taxis, Private hire vehicles, ambulances and buses, which include the use of ramps or lifts.

Yours faithfully,

Les Reid

Health and Safety Executive

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Dear Mr Reid  
 
Freedom of Information (FOI) request reference number 2011120239
 
Please see the attached disclosure letter and table of data in response to
your enquiry. If you have any queries about the information provided to
you please contact me. Please remember to quote the reference number above
in any future communications.

 

Regards

 

 

Jim Murphy

Health & Safety Executive | Statistics Branch | Corporate Science,
Engineering & Analysis Directorate (CSEAD)

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