Potholes within your jurisdiction

Bex Friis-Jansen made this Freedom of Information request to Cannock Chase District Council as part of a batch sent to 77 authorities

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Cannock Chase District Council did not have the information requested.

Bex Friis-Jansen

Dear local council,

I'm getting in touch with you with a Freedom Of Information request. Please could you tell me the following for your jurisdiction;

A) the number of complaints your council have received about potholes in your area in 2016 and 2017?

B) how many compensation claims have been made against your council because of accidents caused by potholes in 2016 and 2017?

C) how much have your council paid out as a result of the above compensation claims in 2016 and 2017?

D) What was the largest amount the council have paid out in a compensation claim for accidents caused by potholes in both 2016 and 2017 respectively?

Please provide this information in a table format wherever possible.

Thank you in advance for your help,

Bex Friis-Jansen

Bethany Gibson, Cannock Chase District Council

Dear Bex,

Thank you for your request for information.

Unfortunately we do not hold any of the information you request as this function is the responsibility of Staffordshire County Council within our district.

To assist you, please follow this link to send an FOI request to Staffordshire County Council; http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/yourcoun...

For queries relating to how your request has been handled in relation to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 please feel free to contact me. If you are then not satisfied with our response you can complain to us at https://www.cannockchasedc.gov.uk/feedback.

Following the exhaustion of our complaints procedure you can also complain to the Information Commissioner at:
Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Telephone: 01625 545 700

Yours sincerely,

Bethany Gibson
Cannock Chase Council

Bethany Gibson | Assistant Communications Officer
Cannock Chase Council | Civic Centre | Beecroft Road | Cannock | WS11 1BG
01543 464270 | mailto:[email address] | www.cannockchasedc.gov.uk

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