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|| Problems getting an incapacity benefit claim form|
Getting some benefit claim forms used to be quite easy even if getting the benefit wasn’t!
The Benefit Enquiry Line have always been able to send out
|20-Apr-05 12:52 PM|
by Paul Treloar
Does anybody have a copy of the above they can fax to me on 0121 2362679?
Its about the ability to lift a carton of milk - the descriptor is sati
|20-Apr-05 10:24 AM|
|| IB and permanent health insurance payments|
Wanted to run this by you all for a bit of input.
Lady takes ill and is off work. She gets full pay for first 6 months and then goes ont
|20-Apr-05 10:06 AM||0||433
|| The Quality of Medical Examinations|
The bugbear of anyone who does incapacity benefit appeals... the poorly done medical examination...
I' m looking to add a few different flavours to
|18-Apr-05 10:11 AM||0||809
|| Voluntary/permitted work - backdated payments|
Has anyone come across claimant receiving backdated lump sum payment for attending meetings, and how that affected their IB? I've never come across, a
|14-Apr-05 03:28 PM|
|| Incapacity Benefit adult addition|
Am I right in thinking that the adult addition is only payable with long term ICB where the additional adult partner is aged 60 or over??
I have a
|13-Apr-05 07:40 PM|
|| Incap PCA|
Been informed by my client that she had previously worked with the examining Doctor at her PCA assessment, has anyone come across this situation in th
|12-Apr-05 09:37 AM||0||579
|| IB50 - legality if not signed|
...well, my client did sign it, just didn't date it. Is what he wrote in it still legally binding? He filled it in himself and made a complete hash
|11-Apr-05 09:53 AM||0||618
|| Reasonable Regularity|
Thought i had a commissioners decision which covered a person's ability to carry out a descriptor with "reasonable regularity" but i can't find it.
|08-Apr-05 01:26 PM|
|| Friday afternoon shock story: bonkers decision.|
....or nearly Friday afternoon anyway.
A claimant who I wrote a submission for lost her appeal.
The decision states:
"The tribunal considered
|01-Apr-05 11:46 AM|
I'm still smarting about Hinchy in the HoL, which has spoiled my day (I had a possible case where Carer's Allowance were notified but AA might not hav
|01-Apr-05 07:34 AM|
|| IB and National Insurance credits|
I have a client who is appealing a decision that he failed the Personal Capability Assessment (PCA). He claimed IB but did not satisfy the contributio
|23-Mar-05 06:52 AM|
|| Incapacity benefit/income support|
I read about case law a while back but cannot find it. This involed the onset of income support if the claiment did not meet the cotributions conditio
|22-Mar-05 09:47 AM|
|| work and incapacity benefit|
I am having trouble finding the answer to this.
If someone has been on long term incapacity and wants to return to full time work can they claim be
|21-Mar-05 07:10 PM|
by nigel bonser
|| breaking 'howker' news .......|
The government has announced that it has withdrawn draft regulations that would have nullified the effect of the Court of Appeal's ruling in Howker v.
|17-Mar-05 03:29 PM||0||658
|| Disability Premium.|
My tenant scored 12 points in his PCA, the appeal hearing is in two weeks time. Yesterday we won an appeal against a DLA decision. He was awarded lo
|11-Mar-05 11:53 AM|
|| Altered consciousness and hypoglycaemia|
Please can anyone add light to this one. I have a client with IDDM. She has frequent hypoglycaemic attacks, and stated on the IB50 that
|10-Mar-05 09:58 AM|
|| LIfting and Carrying after Howker|
I have a case coming up at the Commisioners where this is an issue. Amongst the papers is Capello v. Secretayr of State for Work and Pansions in the C
|09-Mar-05 04:59 PM|
by chris orr
|| CIB/2534/2001 - Copy Needed|
Does anyone have a copy of this decision? - it relates to the PCA and 'reasonable regularity'. Thanks.
|08-Mar-05 09:54 AM|
|| S.S.P to I.B|
Got a client only just changing from S.S.P to I.B. Currently receiving D.L.A HC HM.Please could anyone kindly refresh my memory as regards which rate
|07-Mar-05 02:25 PM|
|| IB panel of experts|
Does anybody know where I can find the reports of the "panel of experts" who came up with the All Work Test 10 years ago? I'm not sure whether it woul
|07-Mar-05 12:00 PM|
|| 52 week linking rule and permitted work|
I need help to interpret what the final bullet point on p 757 in CPAG W/Benefits and T/Credits handbook! Does this mean that if you have done any perm
|07-Mar-05 11:20 AM|
|| Incapacity in youth. Interrupted education over 19 due to illness|
A 22 year has had his Incapacity in youth claim refused as he has been deemed as a full time student. He has completed 1 year of 3 year degree course
|04-Mar-05 01:48 PM||0||485
|| Reduction in income re incapacity benefit|
Organisation: Lewisham College FE
Can anyone help me with query?
Comments : I have a client who was receiving incapacity benefit and had a pers
|03-Mar-05 03:24 PM|
|| Pathways to work|
We're due to join the pathways to work pilot in October 2005.
We've had a meeting with our local JC+ but they have not been able to answer all of o
|03-Mar-05 09:01 AM||0||483
|| All IB removals based upon a PCA are invalid!|
We have recently developed an argument essentially based on Howker that the PCA as currently applied has been made without the authority of parliament
|23-Feb-05 02:25 PM|
by Mick Guy
|| Incap Ben and deductions for pensions|
This is one for the HRA experts out there! I'm only at the initial thinking stages, so feel free to blow it out of the water, lol!!
|21-Feb-05 01:41 PM||0||535
|| Major Therapeutic Procedure and Drug Rehabilitation- CIB/3104/2004|
Commissioner Turnbull has given a decision in a case taken by LASA's appeal team (CI B/310
|21-Feb-05 12:28 PM||0||506
|| Re-instatement of IS after successful PCA appeal.|
My client was on NI credits for incapacity and IS (but no IB) before failing a PCA in June. She appealed, claimed JSA pending the appeal and won her a
|21-Feb-05 11:49 AM|
|| SDA and temporary absence from UK with Income Support|
I'm looking to check something out.
If someone in reciept of income support wishes to take a temporary absence from the UK (in my case a
|18-Feb-05 07:17 AM|
by Big Lee