RIDDOR Reporting of COVID-19

Geraint Jones made this Freedom of Information request to Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust as part of a batch sent to 204 authorities

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To whom it may concern,

Please provide information showing the number of RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013) reports submitted to the HSE (Health & Safety Executive) since 1st March 2020 in relation to the following:

1. accidents or incidents at work which have, or could have, led to the release or escape of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) (dangerous occurrences).
2. a person at work (a worker) having been diagnosed as having COVID-19 attributed to an occupational exposure to coronavirus (a case of disease).
3. the death of a worker as a result of occupational exposure to coronavirus (a work-related death due to exposure to a biological agent).

Yours faithfully,

Geraint Jones

FOI (HERTFORDSHIRE PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI (HERTFORDSHIRE PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Geraint,

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.

 

Please note that due to the national pandemic we were not processing FOI
requests. We are now in a position to re-commence the FOI process and are
advising applicants that we are working through a large backlog. This may
unfortunately result in some delay.

 

Please see our acknowledgement letter attached and do let us know if you
have any questions.

 

Kind regards

 

Dean

 

Please note I am currently working from home.

 

Dean Maberly

Information Rights Assistant

Information Rights & Compliance Team

 

Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

99 Waverley Road | St. Albans | Hertfordshire | AL3 5TL

Office Tel: 01727 804227

[mobile number]

:  [1]www.hpft.nhs.uk

 

Working Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm

 

Please consider the environment before printing my email

 

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Dear FOI (HERTFORDSHIRE PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST),

The response to my request has been delayed. By law, the authority should normally have responded promptly and by 30 September 2021.

Can you confirm if it has been received and is being actioned, please?

Yours sincerely,

Geraint Jones

SMITH, Sue (HERTFORDSHIRE PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Geraint

 

Please find the attached response to your freedom of information request
and I would like to apologise for the lateness of this response.

Best Wishes

 

Sue Smith

 

Sue Smith

Information Rights Officer

Information Rights & Compliance Team

 

Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

99 Waverley Road | St. Albans | Hertfordshire | AL3 5TL

[mobile number]

Secure NHS Mail:  [1][email address]

[2]www.hpft.nhs.uk

 

Working Pattern:

Monday to Friday: 08:30 – 16:30

 

 

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