A request for information on employees that have had to take a leave of absence or been discharged because of their weight.
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 REQUEST
West Midlands Fire Service has now completed its search for the information requested on 12th November 2015.
Please find below a summary of our findings.
How many of your employees have had, as a result of being overweight, to take a leave of absence from their work or been discharged in the following years:
I am requesting only the numbers of each instance; no personal information is required.
I would like to receive this information via email, in xls (spreadsheet) form.
There are no recorded cases of personnel being discharged or having to take leave of absence from WMFS based purely on their weight.
If you have any queries about this freedom of information request, please contact us. Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.
For service complaints, issues or comments regarding this request please contact The Public Relations Department, West Midlands Fire Service, 99 Vauxhall Road, Birmingham, B7 4HW
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