PFI PPP Safety Audit

Megan Ingles made this Freedom of Information request to Greater Glasgow NHS Board

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Dear Greater Glasgow NHS Board,

This request for information is an attempt to seek reassurance about the safety of public buildings in the light of the findings revealed in the Inquiry commissioned following the collapse of a school building wall in Edinburgh and subsequent closure of 17 schools.
Please answer the following for each PFI/PPP schemes in your health trust treating each scheme as a separate request.
Please provide all documents showing how your organisation has responded to the findings contained in the report on Edinburgh Schools Construction by John Cole: including, but not limited to memos, emails, minutes, reports.
I would like to understand the expertise and resource committed by your organisation to the management and oversight of PFI schemes from procurement through to ongoing contract operation. Please provide documents relating to the PFI Team(s) allocated to each project its makeup and structure of the team during each project phase. This may comprise terms of reference, organisation chart, post titles and role profiles.
Provide the deed of appointment for the Independent Certifier and any other documents setting out the scope of that role. Please confirm the level of indemnity insurance and liability period.
Please confirm whether your organisation employed a member of the Institute of Clerk of Works or an inspector of similar standing and assigned them to each construction site. If someone in this role was employed please confirm their level of qualification, the salary associated with this role and how much time was allocated to per project/site.
Please provide a list of all enforcement or improvement notices served; investigations carried out and reports commissioned into fire safety (include dates and specify who commissioned or issued these) Please provide copies of all items listed.
Provide details of all attempts to make deductions relating to structural defects for each project. Confirm the amount, what it was for, and when the deduction was made.�

Yours faithfully,

Megan Ingles

FOI BOARD HQ, Greater Glasgow NHS Board

Dear Ms Ingles

 

Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004

EIR Request: Our ref 12813: PFI Building Safety: Acknowledgement

 

We refer to your request for information, shown below in your email.

 

Your enquiry is being treated under our procedures for responding to
requests for information under the Environmental Information (Scotland)
Regulations 2004.

 

We are dealing with your request and will endeavour to reply to you within
20 working days or fewer.  If you wish to know how matters are proceeding
with your request, please do not hesitate to contact us quoting our
reference 12813.

 

Yours sincerely,

Kay Dougans

 

Freedom of Information Officer

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Corporate HQ

J B Russell House

Gartnavel Royal Hospital Campus

1055 Great Western Road

Glasgow G12 0XH

 

[NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]

 

[email address]

Telephone 0141 201 4460

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FOI BOARD HQ, Greater Glasgow NHS Board

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Dear Ms Ingles

 

Thank you for your request for information received on 5 June 2017 in
which you requested information relating to PFI building safety.

                             

I am now able to provide a response on behalf of NHS Greater Glasgow and
Clyde.  This is attached together with information which describes your
right to request a review and subsequently to appeal to the Scottish
Information Commissioner if you are dissatisfied with our response or our
handling of your request.

 

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review, please contact me at the details below.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Elizabeth Watt

 

Elizabeth Watt | Freedom of Information Officer | NHS Greater Glasgow &
Clyde

Corporate HQ | J B Russell House | Gartnavel Royal Hospital

1055 Great Western Road | Glasgow | G12 0XH

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From: Dougans, Kay On Behalf Of FOI BOARD HQ
Sent: 06 June 2017 09:08
To: '[FOI #410564 email]'
Subject: EIR Request: Our ref 12813: PFI Building Safety: Acknowledgement

 

Dear Ms Ingles

 

Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004

EIR Request: Our ref 12813: PFI Building Safety: Acknowledgement

 

We refer to your request for information, shown below in your email.

 

Your enquiry is being treated under our procedures for responding to
requests for information under the Environmental Information (Scotland)
Regulations 2004.

 

We are dealing with your request and will endeavour to reply to you within
20 working days or fewer.  If you wish to know how matters are proceeding
with your request, please do not hesitate to contact us quoting our
reference 12813.

 

Yours sincerely,

Kay Dougans

 

Freedom of Information Officer

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Corporate HQ

J B Russell House

Gartnavel Royal Hospital Campus

1055 Great Western Road

Glasgow G12 0XH

 

[4][NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]

 

[5][email address]

Telephone 0141 201 4460

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