Tag: PIP


Government decide not to appeal PIP psychological distress judgement

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Feb 2018

Government decide not to appeal PIP psychological distress judgement

EDA’s is pleased with this decision, read full details from Disability Right UK below… In December 2017, a High Court decision found that PIP mobility component regulation changes, which affected those with psychological distress, were unlawful. The Government had considered appealing this decision but Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Esther McVey has now confirmed that the DWP will not appeal Disability Rights UK, who supported this...

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Extending the Motability lease – DLA to PIP reassessment

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Apr 2017

Extending the Motability lease – DLA to PIP reassessment

Extending the Motability lease (following reassessment from Disability Living Allowance (DLA) to Personal Independence Payment (PIP) The Motability Scheme plays a vital role in the lives of many disabled people and their families in supporting their mobility through the provision of a car, scooter or powered wheelchair. Motability has no role in determining who should receive Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payment. In September...

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