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|| When is an ESA appeal determined?|
Client appealed ESA decision and got ESA in the interim.
Appeal failed at Tribunal and we have requested full statement and clients ESA has stopped
|19-Nov-09 03:10 PM|
|| Limited capability for work or limited capability for work related activity – who decides?|
God Morning all...
I have my first ESA appeal today. Client has the Submission Report. Do I have to challenge both the limited capability for wor
|18-Nov-09 12:52 PM|
|| new condition or worsening of present condition|
had conflicting advice from DWP re this...client told to wait until outcome of ESA tribunal and if unsuccessful the make new claim. on reflection we
|17-Nov-09 04:06 PM|
|| ESA appeal |
Can you advise me if this is correct?
My client did not attend her Tribunal due to the severity of her condition (CFS/ME) and despite my
|16-Nov-09 11:01 AM|
by Victor Ridding
|| ICB or IS|
My client is receiving IS only as a result of DMG memo 30/09 (continuing entitlement to IS). She went onto SSP with an IS top up in Feb 09 which ende
|13-Nov-09 08:53 AM|
|| SDA, Permitted Work and being self-employed|
I have a client who receives SDA with IS top up and DLA.
He is interested in photography and would like to explore the possibility of
|12-Nov-09 11:29 AM|
|| Continuation of ESA until out come of appeal (ESA Regs – Reg 6).|
I’m actually at my wits end with our local DBC.
Our client failed the Limited Capability for Work Assessment, scoring 6 points, decision da
|09-Nov-09 12:28 PM|
|| ESA and full time therapy|
I have two client's who attend full time therapy (therapeutic community type treatment).
One has failed the LCW and another is about to.
|06-Nov-09 11:23 AM|
|| ESA and failure to attend |
Client has twice failed to attend medical (for his first WCA). First time it was accepted because he had told them to attend would mean a serious dete
|06-Nov-09 09:20 AM|
|| Pre Nov 2008 case where employer fails to give worker SSP1 |
Basic scenario, client receiving contractual sick pay beyond 28 weeks, employer does provide SSP1 as statutory requirement at week 23 etc before week
|04-Nov-09 12:51 PM|
|| IS v ESA|
This is my first post-please bear with me! Any help appreciated. Client in receipt of IS since March 07 on grounds of incapacity for work-
|04-Nov-09 09:57 AM|
by Tony Bowman
|| Current IB claimants and WCA|
Hi- I should probably know this but can someone help me out?
Are current IB claimants with medicals coming up being subjected to the PCA or the WC
|03-Nov-09 09:43 AM|
|| DMG memo 30/09 continuing entitlement to IS|
I'm trying to get income support entitlement continued on the basis that this ex single parent remains entitled to IS under a different prescribed cat
|30-Oct-09 02:35 PM|
|| ESA appeal timetable|
Met client for first time today in the spanking new MIND building in Pontypool - if you're in the area, drop in and have a look ... stunning.
|30-Oct-09 08:59 AM|
|| record of proceedings unreadable|
I have a case where i have requested the statement of reasons following the loss of an ib appeal.
in the statement the judge makes reference to the
|29-Oct-09 04:44 PM|
|| Descriptor 14 on PCA Remaining concious/seizures|
Hi, I'm new to the forum and hope someone out there can help me. I have a client who has Narcolepsy (tendency to fall asleep/episodes of unresponsiv
|29-Oct-09 11:40 AM|
|| ESA medical failed|
probably a basic question but don't deal with many ESA situations. Claimant has failed medical (is challenging as was given no points but mental healt
|27-Oct-09 03:06 PM|
|| JSA claimed pending ESA appeal|
Background - claimant was on SSP. Claimed ESA at end SSP period in Nov 08 - failed WCA - appealed decision - but claimed (and was paid)JSA pending app
|27-Oct-09 08:56 AM|
|| ESA - large number of failed WCAs|
I was really interested to read the stats released by the DWP today stating that two-thirds of ESA claimants are failing the WCA and are been found fi
|23-Oct-09 05:49 PM|
|| Ex IS/IB credits claimant wins appeal after claiming ESA. Wot Next? |
A client has today won an PCA, IB credit/IS appeal, not on points, but on Howker (reg 27). Afterwards, they informed me that they've got an appointmen
|23-Oct-09 03:57 PM|
by pete c
|| Sick notes whilst WCA appeal pending|
I have several clients who have appeals pending, from first-time WCAs. They are being actively pursued for sick notes in order to keep receiving ESA
|23-Oct-09 03:01 PM|
|| Work Related Activity Group of ESA|
Does anyone have any knowledge of how client's in this group are faring eg what activities are they having to undertake and when is the WCA being appl
|19-Oct-09 10:10 AM|
|| ESA & appeals to Upper Tribunal|
Finding contradictory info on this. Previously if an IB appeal is lost, the claiment who requests written reasons (regardless of if they then subseque
|19-Oct-09 08:36 AM|
|| Withdrawal of NI credits|
I have a client who has been found to have failed to report permitted work over a five-year period and therefore overpaid IB.
The DWP have allowed
|16-Oct-09 02:54 PM||0||265
|| ESA & HOUSING COSTS |
Married man with wife - two children age 15 7 13 - elder child on DLA mid care & mother claims Carers Allowance; has small mortgage of some 25000.
|16-Oct-09 01:27 PM||0||288
|| ESA submissions|
I'm afraid I have become a bit out of the loop with appeals since starting to work for a Housing Association and I havent done an ESA appea
|16-Oct-09 09:44 AM|
|| IB Medical Examination where the examining doctor has previous knowledge of client|
Situation is as follows; Client went to an IB examination and failed to score sufficient points. The doctor that examined him had been part of the cla
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|| Dutch National married to UK National refused ESA - no RTR?|
Can anybody advise/direct me to the relevant regs please...
I have a Dutch National client who has lived in the UK since 1975. In 2001 she married
|15-Oct-09 06:32 PM|
|| 96% of GP's not happy about well notes|
Did anyone else see the article in (i think) Mondays Evening Standard (London Paper) about the results of research into Dr's views on "well notes".
|15-Oct-09 12:53 PM|
|| ESA and methadone|
I have recently had a massive increase in people on drug programmes being found fit for work - some of them are on up to 100mls of methadone a day on
|14-Oct-09 02:57 PM|