Reference 2018-532

REF:           2018-532

Subject:       Patients with Burns and Scalds

 

Request:

The information required are statistics for burns/scalds to individuals who have been treated in hospital relating to hot water systems, specifically caused by:

Information Request 1

Number of individuals who were scalded as a result of injuries caused by central heating radiators and associated pipework for 2017.

Information Request 2

Number of individuals who were scalded as a consequence of bath/sink immersion for 2017.

Information Request 3

Number of individuals who were scalded as a result of tap splash/spill for 2017.

Information Request 4

Number of individuals who were scalded from showers for 2017.

Information Request 5

Number of individuals who were admitted into hospital following burns/scalds received from the above.

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2018-532 – FOI Request – Patients with Burns and Scalds [13 kb] MS Excel