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Occupational health

Data relating to occupational illness in NZ - by industry sectors

Research to identify claims for latent effects of exposure to chemicals in the workplace; noise induced hearing loss; gradual process claims.

Response from
Accident Compensation Corporation

Data not available for release

04 March 2020 Peter Jones via Dear Peter Your Official Information Act request, reference: GOV-003746 Thank you for your request of 12 February 2020, asking for the following information under the Official Information Act 1982 (the Act): Data relating to occupational illness in NZ – by industry sector We are unable to progress your request We are unable to identify the specific information you are seeking. On 13 February 2020, we asked you to clarify your request. This is because as it is currently worded, it is very broad and involves a large amount of data and would require substantial collation or research. Unfortunately, we have not heard from you further and we are unable to proceed with your request. As such, we are refusing your request under section 18(f) of the Act. You are welcome to resubmit your request. We will need you to clarify the specific details of your request and the time period you are seeking for this information. How to contact us If you have any questions, you can email me at If you are not happy with this response, you have the right to make a complaint to the Ombudsman. Information about how to do this is available at or by phoning 0800 802 602. Yours sincerely Sasha Wood Acting Manager Official Information Act Services Government Engagement & Support

1 Comment

  • Peter Jones (Requester)

    Thanks - I would appreciate being sent this data. I don't seem to be able to download it.