Govt forced to reassess mental health problems in 1.6m PIP benefit claims

A woman won a High Vourt victory in December which now forces reassessment of 1.6m PIP disability benefit claims. The Judge ruled the PIP assessment criteria are “blatantly discriminatory vs people with mental health impairments”.

This includes debilitating PTSD from rape. Well done the brave woman who brought this challenge to the High Court while we joined the public protest outside – a massive win for so many vulnerable people! And well done WinVisible, DPAC, WISH and other disability organisations for calling that protest…/tory-government-reconsider-16mil… …;

WAR joined the protest of High Court, Dec 2017