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Man leaves coroner letter as he fears Work Capability Assessment will kill him

September 23, 2016

Politics and Insights

598830_399390316797169_2004284912_nThe government have persistently denied any “causal relationship” between their welfare reforms and an increase in premature deaths and suicides, despite an existing correlation

Figures releasedlast year show that between December 2011 to February 2014, 4,010 people died after being told they were fit for work, following a Work Capability Assessment (WCA). 40,680 died within a year of undergoing the WCA, making a bleak mockery of any claim that the WCA being a real and valid “assessment” of any kind. Or that our welfare system is “supportive” to those in most need, in any real or meaningful sense. Those people were clearly not at all “fit for work.”The figures have only been released after the Information Commission overruled a Government decision to block the statistics from the public.

Research last year from Leonard Cheshire, a charity that works with disabled people, also showed that the assessments are making people…

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  1. September 23, 2016 6:06 am

    Call the police.
    And if the DWP come anywhere near David again then call the police again.

    The Employment and Support Allowance Regulations 2013
    Sections 25(2) and 31(2)

    Criminal Attempts Act 1981 –


    Homicide: Murder and Manslaughter

    Aiding or Abetting – Accessories and Abettors Act 1861 –

    Fraud Act 2006 –

    Conspiracy to Defraud –

    Protection from Harassment Act 1997

    Abuse of Vulnerable Adults –

    Care Act 2014 (england)
    PART 1 – Safeguarding adults at risk of abuse or neglect – Section 42

    Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 –
    Ill-treatment or wilful neglect: care worker offence –
    Ill-treatment or wilful neglect: care provider offence –

    So where are the police?
    How come MP Debbie Abrahams and MP Stephen Metcalfe haven’t reported crime to the police and vulnerable adult abuse to social services???
    See –
    Misconduct in Public Office –
    and –
    Perverting The Course of Justice –

    And if the DWP come anywhere near David again then call the police again.
    See –
    Witness Intimidation –


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