Compensation to Firefighters
Reference No: 013/2014
Request Date: 31/01/2014
- In the financial year 2012/2013 please provide the number of settlements and the total paid out by your service as compensation to fire fighters for injuries sustained at work or as a result of their work duties or while on work premises. If possible please provide details of any legal costs paid by you associated with these claims.
- For each pay out of compensation in excess of £2,000 please provide details of the amount of compensation, costs associated with the claim and a summary of the nature of the claim.
Note :- The question relates to payments made in 2012/2013 regardless of when the incident took place. Reply should include any cases settled by your insurers as this is covered under the Act.
In the fiscal year 2012/13, there were no settlements and hence no payments made to fire fighters by Staffordshire Fire & Rescue