Login FormClose

Free, fortnightly PIP, ESA and DLA Updates

Our fortnightly updates bulletin is the UK's leading source of benefits news. Get the facts about what's changing, how it affects you and how to prepare. Our mailing list is securely managed by icontact in the US.
Welcome, Guest
Username: Password:
Remember me
Members
  • Page:
  • 1

TOPIC: 2points from enhanced mobility

2points from enhanced mobility 1 week 5 days ago #220653

Hi I’ve just been awarded my first pip , I got 10 points based on reason 1D mobility

I’m rather mixed and reading on line I know I’m not on my own here , how unfair it is , I had a avocate with me during the interview and I called to tell him I had got my pip award...I mentioned about the 2 points and he made it very clear that I was playing with fire and could loose what I have already got , I think it’s dreadful that we are scared to appeal because we may loose what we are instilled to ...

So do I just leave it or do I ask for it to be re looked at ?

Also how do I get to the search link I can not find it amd wanted to search for other people’s comments on this .

Kind regards

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

2points from enhanced mobility 1 week 5 days ago #220699

Alybongo

Here's the problem, you have been awarded the 10 points for being unable to Undertake a Journey, I assume you did not score for the Moving Around activity, this is considered to mutually exclusive with your ability to follow a route, basically, if you cannot leave the house then your ability to get to a destination won't be considered.

So, the only way for you to score higher is to fundamentally undermine the reasons that you have scored the ten points that you already have. I am not saying that you cannot be successful at doing this but if you aren't then it could result in your losing your current Mobility award.

Gordon
The following user(s) said Thank You: Becca, Alybongo65

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Nothing on this board constitutes legal advice - always consult a professional about specific problems

2points from enhanced mobility 1 week 4 days ago #220828

Hi I am in the same position as you 10 points for mobility did you peruse it or just leave well enough alone ?

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

2points from enhanced mobility 1 week 3 days ago #220850

Hi I’m still thinking but to be honest I’m scared to fight it in case I loose my points I’ve already been given , it’s naughty off them really and very clever ... we are definitely not on our own , seems to be a very common practice...

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

  • Page:
  • 1
Moderators: bro58GordonMrs HurtybackIzzy1010LisaJenny Clarke