Pothole damage to vehicles

Reference: 

790

Request detail: 

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information:

1)      How many of the fire service’s vehicles have been damaged by potholes in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 so far? Please break the data down by calendar year.

2)      How many vehicles does the fire service own in total?

3)      What was the total cost of pothole damage to the fire service’s vehicles in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 so far? Please break the data down by calendar year.

4)      How many of the fire service’s vehicles had to be written off due to pothole damage in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 so far? Please break the data down by calendar year and vehicle type.

5)      Please provide an itemised list of the fire service’s vehicles damaged by potholes in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 so far. For each incident please indicate vehicle type (eg fire engine, rapid response vehicle etc), cost, calendar year the incident was recorded and summary.

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please refer below:

  1. We have no recorded damage to any service vehicles by potholes.
  2. Total number of owned vehicles is 92.
  3. N/A
  4. N/A
  5. N/A.

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Friday, 18 May, 2018

Responded: 

Monday, 4 June, 2018

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