Authority Vehicles

Reference: 

898

Request detail: 

Please provide the following information broken down by calendar years between 2016 and 2018…

1. The number of collisions involving authority vehicles. This includes all collisions in marked and unmarked vehicles.

2. In relation to question 1, what was the total cost of repairing damaged vehicles?

3. A breakdown of driving offences committed by staff while on-duty, but not responding to emergency calls.

4. In relation to question 3, what was the outcome of each offence? E.g. Process cancelled due to speeding offences detected for operational reasons, retraining course attended, paid + points, process cancelled, court appearance. 

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.  Please find bleow the responses to your questions

Please provide the following information broken down by calendar years between 2016 and 2018…

The number of collisions involving authority vehicles. This includes all collisions in marked and unmarked vehicles.

2016-17 - 42

2017-18 - 31

2018-19 - 39

In relation to question 1, what was the total cost of repairing damaged vehicles?

Below is the total cost for the entire claim experience

2016 - £19,859.65

2017 - £50,082.23

2019 - £28,575.53

 

3. A breakdown of driving offences committed by staff while on-duty, but not responding to emergency calls.

Year                                Number                            Type of Offence

2016                                 5                                       Not recorded

2017                                 1                                       Not recorded

2018                                 2                                       Speeding

 

4. In relation to question 3, what was the outcome of each offence? E.g. Process cancelled due to speeding offences detected for operational reasons, retraining course attended, paid + points, process cancelled, court appearance. 

This information is not held by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. The ticket is transferred into the driver’ s name and this then becomes the individuals responsibility.

 

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Wednesday, 1 May, 2019

Responded: 

Thursday, 30 May, 2019

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