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Benefits All illness or injury benefits articles

All illness or injury benefits articles

Disability Living Allowance is a payment for disabled children who need additional support for their care or mobility needs. Disability Living Allowance for adults is being replaced by Personal Independence Payment.

Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) is for people who are unable to work due to illness or disability and under pension age.

Income related ESA has been replaced by Universal Credit for new claims

Employees may first be entitled to Statutory Sick Pay

How to challenge a benefit decision.

Incapacity Benefit has been replaced by Employment Support Allowance.

Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit is a benefit for people who are disabled caused by certain types of work or because of an accident at work.

PIP is a benefit to help towards some of the extra costs associated with ill-health or disability

Universal Credit is replacing six working-age means-tested benefits. It provides one payment which takes into account housing, employment, children and income.