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Wednesday, 24 May 2017

DWP Admits Mandatory Reconsideration Are Rigged


The DWP have as good as admitted that mandatory reconsiderations are a sham.
 
In response to a recent Freedom of Information query, the DWP revealed that they have a target of upholding the original decision in 80% of all mandatory reconsideration requests.

Worse still, they managed to exceed that target in the year to March 2017 by turning down 87.5% of all applications.

The DWP have since claimed that PIP is not included in the 80% target.

However, it remains the case that over 80% of PIP mandatory reconsideration requests also fail to get the decision changed – however coincidental the DWP might claim that figure is.

Having a target for the percentage of requests that should fail almost certainly renders the mandatory reconsideration process unlawful.

DWP Admits Mandatory Reconsideration Are Rigged

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