Benefits assessor sanctioned for mocking disabled claimant

September 25, 2017 admin 0

A benefits assessor who was caught on film mocking disabled claimants of personal independence payments and suggesting they were liars has been found guilty of […]

Punished for being ill: ‘Benefit changes made my illness much worse’

September 19, 2017 admin 1

A Lancashire dad has criticised a new disability support assessment system which he says put his livelihood – and health – at risk. Michael Gibson, […]

Disability assessors asked: ‘how long will you have Parkinson’s for?’

September 14, 2017 admin 3

Michael Gibson was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease when he was just 18. But despite Parkinson’s being a serious, progressive neurological illness with no known cure, […]

£6million snatched from multiple sclerosis sufferers in cruel Personal Independence Payments crackdown

September 11, 2017 admin 0

Thousands of people living with multiple sclerosis have lost millions in benefits since the introduction of Personal ­Independence Payments. Despite previously qualifying for the highest rates of […]

Woman denies falsely claiming disability benefits for 10 years

September 11, 2017 admin 0

A 57-year-old woman has been charged with falsely claiming disability benefits for 10 years – amassing £65,000. Kay Woodward allegedly failed to tell the Department […]

Disabled woman’s house loss fear after benefits cut

September 2, 2017 admin 0

A disabled woman who has had her benefits cut fears she may lose her house – and said the Government has drained her pride away. […]