“WCA remains flawed” DBC tells the independent review

The Disability Benefits Consortium has submitted evidence to the third independent review of the Work Capability Assessment (WCA) for Employment and Support Allowance, which is being carried out by Professor Malcolm Harrington.
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DBC response to PIP ‘detailed design’ consultation

The Disability Benefits Consortium have responded to the June 2012 DWP consultation on ‘DLA Reform and Personal Independence Payment: Completing the detailed design’. Our response raises concerns about the proposals on the detail of the PIP process, including payability of the benefit, the reassessment process, award durations and reviews, and the impact assessment. Continue reading