Work related deaths for last 10 years +Custodial sentences

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Dear Health and Safety Executive,

Can you supply me with workplace death numbers for the last 10 years and how many employers/managers have been given custodial sentences relating to these deaths?

Yours faithfully,

Robert Anderson

Infoline Admin,

Ref: HPHS-7YJCQ8

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Health and Safety Executive

Dear Mr Anderson

Freedom of Information Request Reference No: 2009120252

Thank you for your request for information about:

'Workplace death numbers for the last 10 years and how many
employers/managers have been given custodial sentences relating to these
deaths.'

Your request was received on 7 December and I am dealing with it in
accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Under the terms of
the Act you are entitled to a response within 20 working days of receipt.

If we cannot meet this deadline we will let you know the reasons and tell
you when you can expect a response.

In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, I will
let you know.

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

Yours sincerely

Lisa Bolger

Mrs.L.Bolger

Health & Safety Executive

Operational Information & Intelligence Team

Deputy Chief Executives Office

Redgrave Court

Bootle

L20 7HS

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Dear Health and Safety Executive,

Thank you

Yours faithfully,

Robert Anderson

Robert Anderson

Dear Health and Safety Executive,

What has happened to my request? You should have responded to my request by law on the 7th January.

Yours faithfully,

Robert Anderson

Health and Safety Executive

Dear Mr.Anderson

Our sincere apologies for the delay to your request. I can assure you
that we are currently working on your request and are in the process of
pulling together the information that you require.

In the meantime, you will be interested to learn that detailed
information relating to the first part of your request is publicly
available and can be located on HSE's website using the following link
http://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/history...

In order to answer the second part of your question, we are looking at
prosecutions to determine how many of which resulted in custodial
sentences.

I apologise for the delay, but we hope to have the second part of your
response with you in a couple of days. I hope that the slight delay does
not inconvenience you.

Regards

Lisa

Mrs.L.Bolger
Health & Safety Executive
Operational Information & Intelligence Team (OIIT)
Deputy Chief Executive's Office
Redgrave Court
Bootle
L20 7HS

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Dear Mr.Anderson

Please find attached HSE's response to your recent FOI enquiry (Ref:
2009120252). Our apologies again for the slight delay in responding.

If you have any questions about the information contained on the attached,
please let me know.

Kind regards

Lisa Bolger

Mrs.L.Bolger
Health & Safety Executive
Operational Information & Intelligence Team (OIIT)
Deputy Chief Executive's Office
Redgrave Court
Bootle
0151 951 3641

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