Capgemini will deliver a solution to help improve DETR
processes to adjudicate claims more efficiently and accurately, deliver more timely payment of benefits to claim applicants and increase the visibility and integrity of the amounts and durations of the payments.
Department of Transport Environment and Region (DETR
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This methodology has been widely reported in the literature [COMEAP 1998; DETR
1998; Economic Appraisal of the Health Effects of Air Pollution (EAHEAP) 1999; Maddison et al.
In fact I have it on very good authority that the DETR
tried to muzzle the report.
NSM has recently been introduced by the DETR
as an alternative method of carrying out security screening for UK operators - Heathrow's Terminal 1 being the first UK location successfully operating within the new framework.
According to the DETR
, the new framework, which will replace the existing HRA, has been introduced to ensure that local authorities make the best use of assets and the resources available for managing and maintaining them.
A spokesman for the DETR
, which earlier this year introduced a code of practice on growing hedges, said: "We are hoping to avoid dispute by educating the industry and the customers so these situations do not arise.
It emerged yesterday that Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott's beleaguered Department of Environment, Transport and the Regions (DETR
) is likely to be slimmed down to create a fresh department which takes in parts of the Ministry of Agriculture.
The transport White Paper, A New Deal for Transport, Better for Everyone (DETR
, 1998a) was perhaps the most environmentally driven, but had to balance the desirability of a switch to public transport against the practical obstacles to the use of hypothecated charges on roadusers to pay for it.
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Free Literature, PO Box 236, Wetherby, LS23 7NB (tel: 0870 122 6236) or call up the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (DETR
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