Tag: Cuts

6th February 2019 3

Disabled workers on Tax Credits set lose £4,420 when moved to Universal Credit

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

Disabled workers on Tax Credits can currently receive additional premiums, a Disabled Element (WE) and a Severe Disability Element (SDE).…

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31st July 2018 7

Judge accuses DWP of trying to hide compensation settlement made to discriminated men

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

“You are the government, and we should know what you are doing and what you are spending.” This is what High Court Judge Justice Lewis said when ordering the Department for Work and Pensions  – DWP to disclose details of a compensation settlement made to two men the High Court ruled were unlawfully discriminated against because of their disability.