Agenda item

Death in Service


The Cabinet Member with the Efficiency and Resources Portfolio introduced the report of the Director of Economic Growth and Neighbourhood Services (previously circulated) informing Members of the Death in Service of Doug Sinclair, a Street Lighting Operative who was a valued member of the Civil Engineering team within Economic Growth.


It was reported that a letter of sympathy had been sent to Doug’s family and that the Human Resource Division were ensuring that the family received the appropriate support and advice.


RESOLVED – (a)  It is with great sadness that Cabinet notes the recent death in service of Doug Sinclair, a respected employee of the Council.

(b)  That the actions of the Council in conveying sympathy to Doug’s family and the support offered by the Human Resources Division be noted.

REASON - To make Members aware of the recent death in service.


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