Wednesday, 6 May 2015

DWP Plan Harsher ESA Test, PIP Safety Net Pulled, Claimant Death Statistics To Be Published

Plans to make the medical test for employment and support allowance (ESA) harder to pass and to increase the amount of bedroom tax some claimants have to pay have been leaked to the Guardian.

Meanwhile, with polling day almost upon us, the DWP have been ordered by the Information Commissioner to publish highly controversial claimant death statistics – but not until well after the election is over.

And we have news of an important protection for PIP claimants at risk of suicide or self-harm that has been removed.

6 May 2015 newsletter

No comments:


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
^ Top