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|| Refusing to pay ESA when there is an old FTA medical|
I have read through other posts but they have all concerned appeals and the question of payments.
My client failed to attend a medical las
|10-Jun-10 04:23 PM|
|| ESA and Appeals - DMG 07/10|
DMG Memo 07/10 (todays Rightsnet news story) is well worth a read, especially for those who contributed to this discussion:
|09-Jun-10 04:47 PM|
|| DWP appeal submissions for ESA - JCP WCA 'worksheet' ESA56|
Hi - I wondered if anyone else has noticed this, or am I missing something obvious?
I'm preparing for an ESA LCW appeal, and have just noticed that
|09-Jun-10 12:11 PM||0||125
|| ESA and terminal illness |
I'm just venting my frustration. At the end of several calls Makerfield tell me that although they agree my client made an ESA claim stating that it
|09-Jun-10 11:22 AM|
by pete c
|| ESA after successful IB appeal|
I don't seem to be able to get this clear in my mind so I thought I would ask for other people's experiences!
Clie nt was taken off IB after a medic
|08-Jun-10 04:34 PM|
|| Incapacity Benefit and non return of IB50|
My client wishes to appeal the decision that she is not entitled to IB for non return of IB50 and has claimed ESA pending the outcome. I have been sea
|07-Jun-10 01:41 PM|
|| how are our clients supposed to make sense of these letters?|
this is an exact quote from a recent ESA decision from Nottm BDC
“Dear Mr *********
YOUR CLAIM FOR EMPLOYMENT AND SUPPORT ALLOWANCE
|07-Jun-10 09:38 AM|
|| DWP Medical Service Guidance|
Would anyone have a copy of the DWP's 'Medical Service Guidance', relating to the conducting of medical examinations, mentioned in Judge Wikele
|04-Jun-10 03:07 PM|
|| Is it possible to overturn a request to withdraw an ESA appeal?|
My client decided to inform DWP in writing that he did not want to continue with his ESA appeal in May 2010 and has now sought our advice - we feel he
|03-Jun-10 12:08 PM|
|| ESA amendments|
Latest issue of the Adviser has a very useful piece by Kate Fincham about the mess surrounding ESA appeals. However it relies mainly on what are said
|03-Jun-10 09:35 AM|
|| Deterioration and Reg 27|
Client suffers from depression and alcohol dependency. He scored no points in the ESA assessment for LCW. Two weeks later he was admitted to hospita
|01-Jun-10 03:12 PM|
|| ESA on TV tonight ......|
A BBC Scotland investigation - Benefits: Who's Cheating Who? - is airing on on BBC One Scotland at 22:45 tonight ....
|01-Jun-10 08:56 AM|
|| URGENT - further ESA50 issued after successful Tribunal outcome|
All advice appreciated.
My client was successful in an ESA Tribunal at the beginning of Dec 2009 - she sufers from CFS/ME. She was placed in the wo
|25-May-10 03:25 PM|
|| Jobcentre codes|
The following codes are for DWP forms and are in connection with a claim for IB. Does anyone know what they refer to?
|25-May-10 12:53 PM|
|| hmmmmm ... indeed !?|
longish time no queries fellow benefit advisers and i'm stroking my chin and scratching my head as i type this one, but here goes :) ...
i have a c
|25-May-10 12:06 PM|
|| Moving from IS to ESA - mortgage interest help continuous?|
I have a client who is currently on IS and getting help with her mortgage interest costs. Her circumstances have changed and it look as if she may
|21-May-10 05:44 PM|
|| incapacity benefit appeal burden of proof and unreadable record of proceedings|
I have just received the statement of reasons for an ib appeal which was lost. this appeal was a re-hearing of a previous appeal which was also lost
|19-May-10 05:06 PM|
|| New powers for Health Care professionals?|
We have a client who was taken off incapacity benefit because he failed to attend a medical; examination.
We wrote to JCP explaining the reasons for
|19-May-10 03:34 PM|
|| ESA m/t claim - continuing when dormant|
Bar re-claiming ESA ( claim dormant as client failed to attend medical and supply fit notes ) are there any other ways of claim continuing. Condition
|19-May-10 10:15 AM|
|| MSO process??|
On reading a client's ESA85 the HCP has recorded "client was advised of MSO process anjd the they should not attempt any moves that may cause pain".
|18-May-10 02:39 PM|
|| Another habitual residence query!|
I am looking for some case law or anything else that deals with the question of a returning British Citzen who has come back to the UK but went straig
|17-May-10 10:29 AM|
|| Fit notes|
Just wondering how BDC's are treating existing claims for ESA (where claimant past assessment period) and GP ticks fit note to say may be fit fo
|14-May-10 11:34 AM||0||274
|| Failed PCA and claiming IS pending appeal.|
Our local jobcentres are routinely telling clients who've failed the PCA that they have no other option than to claim ESA. As far as I can see there's
|12-May-10 11:18 AM|
|| Bending OR Kneeling|
Remember that? I wasn't even in this trade when they amended it but I'll bet a few of you were.
What I'm hoping to check is whether the amendment w
|06-May-10 01:21 PM|
|| Fitness for work statements|
I have a client who has shown me a recent FitCert.
In the 'Conditions' box the Maudlsey Hospital doctor has written
|06-May-10 10:03 AM|
|| No fixed abode|
Cl. on ESA/HB - living in B & B. Loses accommodation & now of no fixed abode. Tells DWP. ESA is suspended - Cl. told they cannot pay it to someone
|04-May-10 03:53 PM|
|| complicated esa situation|
two clients previosuly claiming as single people.
1st is over 25, on high care and in assessment phase for esa. 2nd is 17 and also in assessment p
|04-May-10 01:50 PM|
|| Incap credits and ESA|
Hi, sorry, more IB/ESA.
I have a client who is entitled to IB credits. She was on IS, but this was stopped Oct 09 after a cohab decision (appeal r
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|| Right to reside and temporarily incapable of work|
Hi all, need some help on right to reside, everyone's favourite topic I know!
my client is a Portuguese national who worked in the UK from February
|29-Apr-10 11:57 AM|
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|| ESA LCW exemption for cancer patient undergoing surgery|
I have a claimant who was diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2009. She had surgery in August but had to return in October for more. She went for a
|28-Apr-10 03:56 PM|