Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Personal Independence Payment replaces Disability Living Allowance across UK

Source the Independent:
The Government will roll out its re-designed disability benefit across the country today, replacing what it calls an "outdated" system.

The Personal Independence Payment (PIP), which was trialled in the North of England in April, replaces Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for working-age claimants, which was introduced over 20 years ago.  Read more here.