Higher rate mobility awards for physical health plummet under PIP — sdbast

The percentage of claimants with degenerative physical conditions who get awards of enhanced rate personal independence payment (PIP) mobility has fallen by up to two thirds when compared with disability living allowance (DLA), the BBC has revealed.

The BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire show has obtained the startling figures using the Freedom of Information act.

Originally posted on Britain Isn’t Eating: http://www.benefitsandwork.co.uk/news/3579-higher-rate-mobility-awards-for-physical-health-plummet-under-pip

via Higher rate mobility awards for physical health plummet under PIP — sdbast

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