Investigation report in to death of Jack Adcock

Peter C. Bell made this Freedom of Information request to University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

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Dear University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust,

I understand that the Trust conducted an investigation in to the death of Jack Adcock and a report (possibly titled untoward incident report) was produced in 2012 and considered by the Board of the Trust.

Please supply a copy of that report (redacted where necessary)?

Yours faithfully,

Peter C. Bell

FOI - Freedom of Information, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

1 Attachment

Corporate and Legal Affairs – Corporate and Committee Services

 

Our Reference: HS/FOI/36919

 

29 January 2018

 

Peter C Bell

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Dear Mr Bell

 

Request for Information

 

Thank you for your request for information, as received by University
Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust on 26 January 2018.   Within UHL NHS
Trust, Freedom of Information Act requests are managed centrally by the
Corporate and Committee Services Team. 

 

The Trust will endeavour to provide a response within the required 20
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Yours sincerely,

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Helen Stokes

Corporate and Committee Services Manager

Belgrave House, Leicester General Hospital site

University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Tel: 0116 258 8590

 

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FOI - Freedom of Information, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

1 Attachment

Corporate and Legal Affairs – Corporate and Committee Services

 

Our Reference: HS/FOI/36919

 

22 February 2018

 

Peter C Bell

[1][FOI #460255 email]  

 

 

Dear Mr Bell

 

Request for Information

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information Act (FOI) request, as received
on 26 January 2018 and acknowledged on 29 January 2018. 

 

I am writing to advise you that the Trust considers the information you
have requested to be subject to a qualified exemption under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000, and that we require more time to consider the public
interest test. Although we are not therefore in a position to respond to
you within the 20-working day timeframe from receiving your request, we
hope to be able to respond to you by 22 March 2018 at the latest.

 

If you require any further assistance at this stage please do not hesitate
to contact me.  If you are dissatisfied with the Trust’s response, you can
contact the Director of Corporate and Legal Affairs on Tel. No. 0116 258
8615 to request a copy of UHL’s Freedom of Information Act complaints
procedure.

 

We must advise you that where we have provided information we have done so
subject to the provisions of the Re-use of Public Sector Information
Regulations 2005.  Accordingly you must not re-use this information
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wish to re-use documents provided then you must make your request in
writing stating your name and your address for correspondence together
with the document that you wish to re-use and the purpose for which the
information is to be re-used.

 

In the event that you remain dissatisfied with the way in which the Trust
has handled any complaint that you may wish to make, we would advise you
of your right to complain to the Information Commissioner at the
Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

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Helen Stokes

Corporate and Committee Services Manager

Belgrave House, Leicester General Hospital site

University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Tel: 0116 258 8590

 

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FOI - Freedom of Information, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

1 Attachment

16 March 2018

Our Reference: SM/FOI/36919

Dear Mr Bell,

Request for Information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FoI)

Thank you for your Freedom of Information Act request received 1st February 2018

In your request, you asked for information as follows:-

I understand that the Trust conducted an investigation in to the death of Jack Adcock and a report (possibly titled untoward incident report) was produced in 2012 and considered by the Board of the Trust.

Please supply a copy of that report (redacted where necessary)?

The Trust response is attached and where we have withheld information we have done so in reliance upon Section 40 of the Act (Personal Information).

I hope that this response is satisfactory and provides you with the information requested (where available). If you require any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact me. If you are dissatisfied with the Trust’s response, you can contact the Director of Corporate and Legal Affairs on Tel. No. 0116 258 8615 to request a copy of UHL’s Freedom of Information Act complaints procedure.

We must advise you that where we have provided information we have done so subject to the provisions of the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005. Accordingly you must not re-use this information without having the consent of the Trust. Where the Trust is prepared to provide its consent then it may levy a charge for doing so. Should you wish to re-use documents provided then you must make your request in writing stating your name and your address for correspondence together with the document that you wish to re-use and the purpose for which the information is to be re-used.

In the event that you remain dissatisfied with the way in which the Trust has handled any complaint that you may wish to make, we would advise you of your right to complain to the Information Commissioner at the Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Yours sincerely,

Stephen Murray
Assistant Director/Head of Legal Services

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