The waiting time for disability benefit test results has more than doubled

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13 September 2017 19:29:59 mirror - News

A charity raised fears as people now wait more than three months to find out if they can be paid Personal Independence Payments (PIP) Full article on The waiting time for disability benefit test results has more than doubled

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The waiting time for a vital disability benefit has risen hugely in 6 months

1.6322995 14 June 2017 23:30:06 mirror - News

People are waiting around three months from first registering to find out if they have been given Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

Vice All News Time14 June 2017 23:30:06


Private firms rake in millions more than budget for Tories' hated disability benefit tests

1.5553385 14 April 2017 02:00:46 mirror - News

Outsourcing giants Atos and Capita have been paid £578million so far for assessing people for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) since it launched in 2013

Vice All News Time14 April 2017 02:00:46


Tory ministers have rewritten the law to deny increased disability benefit payments to more than 150,000 people

1.1981685 23 February 2017 21:19:19 mirror - News

Tribunals had said the DWP should expand the reach of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) - but the government warned this would cost it £3.7bn

Vice All News Time23 February 2017 21:19:19


Tory ministers have rewritten the law to deny increased benefit payments to more than 150,000 disabled people

1.1096181 23 February 2017 20:58:08 mirror - News

Two tribunals had ruled the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) should expand the reach of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

Vice All News Time23 February 2017 20:58:08


How over-65 workforce has doubled in 15 years: More than one million are still in full or part-time work

1.1087184 29 July 2016 03:39:02 News | Mail Online

More than one in ten people over the age of 65 were still working in some capacity last year compared to just under one in 20, or 436,000, back in 2001, new figures have revealed.

Vice All News Time29 July 2016 03:39:02


Average first-time buyer’s deposit for a home has more than DOUBLED since 2007 to £33,690

0.9397876 23 July 2016 04:21:49 News | Mail Online

A new report has found average deposits paid by British first home buyers have more than doubled in less than a decade. The average deposit is now £33,960 compared to £16,400 in 2007.

Vice All News Time23 July 2016 04:21:49


A&E waiting times soar to worst level in more than 10 years

0.8811318 07 April 2015 20:25:54 News | Mail Online

Over the past year, more than 1.4 million people were forced to wait longer than the target time – compared to just 353,000 in 2009/10 – the worst on record since 2004.

Vice All News Time07 April 2015 20:25:54


A 7-day test for cancer: Ed Miliband makes pledge that patients will wait no more than a week between reporting cancer fears and getting test results

0.8733403 18 October 2014 11:06:31 News | Mail Online

The Labour leader says the costs of the pledge will be met by a £150millon-a-year tax on tobacco companies, but medical chiefs warned 'simply buying new equipment' was not the answer.

Vice All News Time18 October 2014 11:06:31


Ed Miliband cancer pledge: No one will wait longer than week for tests and results

0.8733403 18 October 2014 00:04:23 mirror - News

The Labour leader said if he gets into Downing Street the guarantee could save up to 10,000 lives a year by the end of the decade

Vice All News Time18 October 2014 00:04:23


Eye waiting list more than doubles

0.82395893 12 July 2014 10:21:13 BBC News - UK

Eye patients waiting more than nine months to be seen by a doctor in Wales have more than doubled in a year, despite efforts to treat less serious cases outside of hospital.

Vice All News Time12 July 2014 10:21:13