Welfare reform

Is ESA really harder to claim than IB?

Post by September 18th 2014 in

“Last week, the excellent John Pring published an article that seemed to show that the new Employment and Support Allowance (ESA or “sickness benefit”) was twice as easy to claim as the benefit it replaced (Incapacity Benefit or IB).” Sue Marsh offers up her thoughts on whether ESA is really harder to claim than IB.

Originally posted on Diary of a Benefit Scrounger
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