Reference 2017-64

REF:            2017-64

Subject:        Losses and special payments

    

 

Request:

In your financial accounts for the financial year 2015/16 did you have a section for “losses and special payments?

  1. If so how much money was accounted for in the 2015/2016 financial year as being “losses and special payments”? (Please note l am aware that the loss may have occurred many years earlier but I am interested in items which were accounted for in the last financial year, irrespective or when the loss took place.)

Please detail the three largest single amounts within this total, giving a cost for each loss and a detailed description of the claim and the reason for the loss.

 

 

Response:

 

1. If so how much money was accounted for in the 2015/2016 financial year as being “losses and special payments”? (Please note l am aware that the loss may have occurred many years earlier but I am interested in items which were accounted for in the last financial year, irrespective or when the loss took place.) Under Section 21 – information already reasonably accessible

 

This exemption applies if the information requested is already accessible to the requester. You could apply this if you know that the requester already has the information, or if it is already in the public domain.

 

Please follow the link to our public website, Annual Account 2015-16:

http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/about-us/trust-publications-and-declarations/annual-report/

 

Please detail the three largest single amounts within this total, giving a cost for each loss and a detailed description of the claim and the reason for the loss. Details of losses are:

£14,000.00 for Claimants costs re Manual Handling claim

£10,921.03 for Damages re Moving and Handling Claim

£15,000.00 for Damages re Falls claim

 

The above have been paid over but refunds have been received for payments over £10k as this is the maximum paid on a claim.

 

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