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TOPIC: Are ESA reassessments being deferred again?

Are ESA reassessments being deferred again? 5 months 3 days ago #191469

Ben

We believe that is happening in some areas, but there has been no official confirmation.

Gordon

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Are ESA reassessments being deferred again? 5 months 3 days ago #191474

Hi,
It seems so strange that some have their ESA and PIP re assessments suspended/ on
hold/ or not heard from DWP for quite a while, yet others, myself included, all assessments occur on time, before or just a shade late, and have to jump through all the hoops.
I can understand an occasional deferment with some, but many a time as listed from people, so many manage to get a good long time between assessments, whereas others are jumped on for assessments on a regular basis. Many of these are ones that fit the criteria in all places and in fact are easily targeted and thus are easy for the assessor to make money but have no heart, as we feel the pain with waiting for results on a too regular basis. Ie have a 3 year max prognosis for ESA, or and were on Indef DLA however have had to go thru the hoops for DLA - PIP, only to be told you should be ok for at least 10 yrs before a further re assessment.
Moan over, just seems unfair to us, whereas I know people who have had an ESA back in 2010 and have not heard a dickie bird since then, still receiving money and still on DLA, awaiting a move if fit the criteria to PIP. Lucky people, but still feels unfair.

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Are ESA reassessments being deferred again? 5 months 3 days ago #191483

PCM

Just to be clear, no PIP assessments have been deferred.

Gordon
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Are ESA reassessments being deferred again? 5 months 3 days ago #191499

Hi,
thanks
I suppose I really meant those awaiting their DLA to PIP form completion.

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