Highway repair and maintenance archive 2015-2016


Archive has 240 results

  • Somerset County Council (15 018 311)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 24-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about the grant of planning permission for development near the complainant's home as she is unlikely to find fault in the Council's actions.

  • Northumberland Council (15 019 663)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 23-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate whether damage to the complainant's car was caused by the Council's negligence. This is a matter for the courts to decide

  • Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council (15 018 815)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 16-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr B's complaint about damage to his motorbike and helmet. The courts are best placed to decide on matters of liability for loss and damage and it is reasonable to expect Mr B to use his right of remedy through the courts.

  • Northampton Borough Council (15 018 314)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 16-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about street cleaning as the injustice caused is not significant enough to justify an Ombudsman investigation.

  • Buckinghamshire County Council (15 018 935)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 14-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr A's complaint about the Council's response to his personal injury claim. Only the court can decide whether the Council is liable for Mr A's injuries and it would be reasonable for Mr A to pursue the matter in court.

  • Wakefield City Council (15 018 214)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 09-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about damage to a vehicle caused by an alleged defect in the highway because the complainant has a legal remedy and so his complaint is outside the Ombudsman's jurisdiction.

  • London Borough of Lewisham (15 004 404)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 09-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about damage to property because it is outside her jurisdiction.

  • London Borough of Harrow (15 018 195)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 09-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about damage to a vehicle caused by an alleged defect in the highway because the complainant has a legal remedy and so his complaint is outside the Ombudsman's jurisdiction.

  • Blackburn with Darwen Council (15 018 660)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 07-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about damage to a vehicle caused by an alleged defect in the highway because the complainant has a legal remedy and so his complaint is outside the Ombudsman's jurisdiction.

  • Buckinghamshire County Council (15 017 967)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 03-Mar-2016

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Miss D's complaint about being injured following a fall on a footpath. This is because this is a complaint about negligence which is a matter for the courts to consider and decide.

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