Independent: Majority of disability benefit claimants being left with not enough to live on, campaigners warn

18 January 2018
Source: The Indepenent

Employment and Support Allowance survey suggesting 60 percent of recipients struggling even before cuts branded ‘damning indictment of Government’ by Labour. Some 60 percent of people claiming the main long-term sickness benefit believe the amount of money they get is not enough to live on, according to a major new survey. Labour called the findings from Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) claimants “a

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The Independent: It’s time to hit business that fail their disabled customers where it really hurts – in the pocket

12 January 2017
Source: The Indepenent

The net effect of such legislation might ultimately only be that disabled people get treated equally as shabbily as their able-bodied fellow passengers, but this would still amount to progress. Flying can be a depressing experience at the best of times. When you have disabilities, however, it can feel more like an unpleasant medical procedure. Take the experience of Frank Gardner,

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