Case Number 6844
Request Date 17/07/2019
Completion Date 05/08/2019

 

Details of the Request

1) The average amount of time it takes from a staff member requesting any reasonable adjustments to the point these are put in place, for example any equipment they may require like a large screen monitor or grab rails.

This information should span the last 5 years (from 2014-2019) if reasonably possible.

 

2) The percentage of those who have additional needs/disabilities who have to take time off work waiting for reasonable adjustments to be put in place and whether this time is paid or unpaid.

This information should span the last 5 years (from 2014-2019) if reasonably possible.

 

Details of the Response

The average amount of time it takes from a staff member requesting any reasonable adjustments to the point these are put in place, for example any equipment they may require like a large screen monitor or grab rails. This information should span the last 5 years (from 2014-2019) if reasonably possible.

The Trust does not hold this data. Reasonable adjustments are dealt with on a case by case basis.

 

The percentage of those who have additional needs/disabilities who have to take time off work waiting for reasonable adjustments to be put in place and whether this time is paid or unpaid. This information should span the last 5 years (from 2014-2019) if reasonably possible.

The Trust holds the requested information, but considers it is exempt under section 12 of the Act, as the cost of compliance is estimated to exceed the appropriate limit. It would involve manually extracting the data from individual staff records.