The Austrian Experience Data Collection and Reporting especially fighting backlogs
Data Collection and Reporting on • Amount of cases - statistics on intranet • Personnel used per branches - using pm-sap • Calculated amount of personnel needed for workload PAR-system • Duration of proceedings
Duration Do court proceedings in Austria take too long?
Duration Average and median duration of Austrian Court proceedings in 2007 In 2007 Austria‘s court pro-ceedings lasted for ca. 8 months on average
Data Warehouse Data Warehouse Head of Court Heads Up Report Status Report Analysis Report Judge Head of Court Ministry of Justice September October November to January Duration - Backlog Reporting System
Duration - Report Summary per October 1st List of overdue verdicts and overlong trials of Municipal Court closing of trial to Oct. 1st ( days) cases reopened no. of cases pending > 6 months, 1-2 years, 2-3 years, > 3 years no. of Spotlighted cases no. of protocols yet to be transcribed no. of verdicts > 2 months overdue