PFI PPP Safety Audit

Megan Ingles made this Freedom of Information request to North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

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Dear North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust,

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

Pass Marie (RLY) NSCHT,

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Dear Megan Ingles,

 

Please accept this as acknowledgement of receipt of your request for
information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

We are processing your request and a response is due to you by 4^th July
2017 in accordance with the 20 working days deadline stipulated by the
Act.

 

Kind Regards,

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Marie Pass

Receptionist

North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

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Pass Marie (RLY) NSCHT,

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Dear Megan Ingles,

 

Further to your recent FOI request, I am writing to apologise for the
delay in responding and to advise that a response is currently being
finalised.

 

Kind Regards,

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Marie Pass

Receptionist

North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

Lawton House

Bellringer Road

Trentham

ST4 8HH

 

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Wilkinson LisaM (RLY) NSCHT,

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Dear Megan Ingles

 

Please find attached a response to your FOI request.

 

Apologies for the delay in responding

 

Many thanks

 

Lisa Wilkinson

 

Acting Corporate Governance Manager / Assistant Trust Board Secretary

North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

Lawton House, Bellringer Road, Trentham Lakes South

Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 8HH

 

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