request for current information on street lighting in Ptrestwick area.

Rory McLauchlan made this Freedom of Information request to Ayrshire Roads Alliance

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Rory McLauchlan

Dear Ayrshire Roads Alliance,
5. Are you planning to rollout or have rolled out LED street lighting? 
5.1 If yes, please answer these questions:
(a) What is the CMS and specification of the software and hardware of the LED street light system? 
(b) What type of waveform is the LED? e.g. Square wave? 
(c) Can you control the Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) of the streetlight system using the CMS?
(d) Can you control the PWM of each streetlight that’s connected to the system?
(e) What restrictions do you have in place for the control of the PWM?
(f) What is the UK, EU and International safety limit (low and high) for the amount of ‘flicker’ (Hz) the Human Body and eyes can be exposed to and for how long? 
(g) I request to see the training manual and safety operation manual for the CMS and the LED streetlight system.
(h) Who is the company who is or has installed the CMS LED streetlight system?
(i) What company maintains and repairs the CMS and LED streetlight system?
(j) What entity and Officer is responsible for the safety standards for the CMS and LED streetlight system?
(k) I request proof e.g. a certificate from [Council] that confirms that UK, EU and International safety standards for workers and the public have been meet. 
(l) What is the amount of Blue Light leakage that’s safe for the public and workers during the LED streetlights operation?
(m) What level of LED streetlight exposure is safe for the public at daytime and night time?
(n) Is there a legal requirement for diffusers to be fitted to LED streetlights? 
(o) How have you have addressed the amount of Oxidative Stress on Human and Animal cells that’s produced from LED?  
5.2 If no, then I request a declaration from [Council] that you will not be installing LED streetlights in the future. If you cannot provide a declaration, I would like the following answered in the future tense:
(a) What is the CMS and specification of the software and hardware of the LED street light system?
(b) What type of waveform is the LED? e.g. Square wave? 
(c) Can you control the Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) of the streetlight system using the CMS?
(d) Can you control the PWM of each streetlight that’s connected to the system?
(e) What restrictions do you have in place for the control of the PWM?
(f) What is the UK, EU and International safety limit (low and high) for the amount of ‘flicker’ (Hz) the Human Body and eyes can be exposed to and for how long? 
(g) I request to see the training manual and safety operation manual for the CMS and the LED streetlight system.
(h) Who is the company who is or has installed the CMS LED streetlight system?
(i) What company maintains and repairs the CMS and LED streetlight system?
(j) What entity and Officer is responsible for the safety standards for the CMS and LED streetlight system?
(k) I request proof e.g. a certificate from [Council] that confirms that UK, EU and International safety standards for workers and the public have been meet. 
(l) What is the amount of Blue Light leakage that’s safe for the public and workers during the LED streetlights operation?
(m) What level of LED streetlight exposure is safe for the public at daytime and night time?
(n) Is there a legal requirement for diffusers to be fitted to LED streetlights? 
(o) How have you have addressed the amount of Oxidative Stress on Human and Animal cells that’s produced from LED? 
6. Where do you have 3G and 4G systems in public spaces and public roads?

Yours faithfully,

Rory McLauchlan

ARA Enquiries, Ayrshire Roads Alliance

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Dear Mr McLauchlan

 

Please find attached the response to your recent Freedom of Information
request to South Ayrshire Council, which was given the above reference
number.

 

Kind Regards

 

FOI Team | Chief Executive’s Office | [1][email address] | 01292
612223 | County Buildings | Wellington Square | AYR | KA7 1DR |
[2]www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk |

 

 

 

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Kind regards.

 

FOI Team|Information Governance|Chief Executive’s Office|
[3][email address] | Tel: 01292 612223|South Ayrshire
Council|County Buildings|Wellington Square, Ayr, KA7
1DR|www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk

 

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612223 | County Buildings | Wellington Square | AYR | KA7 1DR |
[2]www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk |

 

 

 

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Sent: 08 August 2019 12:41
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Dear Mr McLauchlan

 

Please find attached the response to your recent Freedom of Information
request to South Ayrshire Council, which was given the above reference
number.

 

Kind Regards

 

FOI Team | Chief Executive’s Office | [3][email address] | 01292
612223 | County Buildings | Wellington Square | AYR | KA7 1DR |
[4]www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk |

 

 

 

From: FOI,
Sent: 25 July 2019 15:26
To: '[FOI #592353 email]'
Subject: FOI 9678

 

Kind regards.

 

FOI Team|Information Governance|Chief Executive’s Office|
[5][email address] | Tel: 01292 612223|South Ayrshire
Council|County Buildings|Wellington Square, Ayr, KA7
1DR|www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk

 

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