Freedom of information request response - 05361

FOI request

FOI ID number
Pavement Hazards
  1. How many individual claims have been made to your council for damage / injury sustained by pedestrians encountering pavement hazards (such as poor surfaces, loose paving slabs, raised or sunken iron work, potholes, damaged kerbs, flooded footpaths, head-height signs etc)
  2. The percentage of the total number of claims that were successful
  3. The total value of compensation claims paid by your authority for such injuries

Please provide this information for the 12 months to the end of April 2018 (or 12 months to the closest date possible to the end of April).

Our response


Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request which has been logged with the reference number FOI 05361.

Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for the pavement hazards you have described.

Please re-direct your request to Freedom of Information at Cumbria County Council.

Response date
12 June 2018