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TOPIC: esa reconsideration appeal

esa reconsideration appeal 5 months 3 weeks ago #160725

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helen dunne wrote:
also i explained that the shopping is done with me holding onto trolley/husband and having to stop regular and rest

It will still suggest that you can repeatedly mobilise more than 50m.

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esa reconsideration appeal 5 months 3 weeks ago #160726

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You will need to explain in considerable detail how you manage this! What walking to do you do for the rest of the week? What is the impact to you of going out shopping?

Gordon
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esa reconsideration appeal 5 months 3 weeks ago #160727

i thought it took into consideration how long it took you and what speed you went at ,the shop in question is a small local shop not a hugh supermarket
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esa reconsideration appeal 5 months 3 weeks ago #160728

i do very little walking during the week because i am always in the house (a bungalow),it causes me discomfort and pain but my husband insists i go with him so i dont give up the only outing i do, he doesnt want me to become a total recluse
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esa reconsideration appeal 5 months 3 weeks ago #160729

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helen dunne wrote:
i thought it took into consideration how long it took you and what speed you went at ,the shop in question is a small local shop not a hugh supermarket

That's DLA or PIP, you can still make the arguments for ESA but it's not defined in the legislation so is more difficult to have it accepted.

Gordon
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esa reconsideration appeal 5 months 3 weeks ago #160730

ok thank you
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