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Benefit sanction overturned thanks to SKWAWKBOX article – could this help you?

December 14, 2016


Important, please share this widely. Hundreds of thousands of people are unfairly sanctioned each year and this could help a significant number of them. Thank you.


Some time ago, a reader of this blog wrote to me to inform me that a SKWAWKBOX article he’d read had resulted in an unjust benefit sanction against him being overturned. I’ll let him tell it in his own words:

Hi, just a quick note about your blog post regarding Jobseeker’s Agreements.

I recently got a 28 day sanction for allegedly not spending enough time on my jobsearch.

I supplied information of 26 job applications and the lovely decision makers decided that this was not reasonable!

Through research, I found your blog and it was a massive help to the Mandatory Consideration that I supplied.

The Sanction was overturned and so I’d just like to thank you for writing such a helpful guide to…

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. Lesley Stevenson permalink
    December 14, 2016 11:10 am

    I read that one, very good, i’m waiting on esa  doctor to come to my house as it was a carry on at the Glasgow assessment centre long story but I had major problems getting into on mobility scooter and toilets issues and no space in reception to turn scooter around got told to go home so sending dr out now to house. thank you

    Lesley Stevenson

  2. December 14, 2016 7:55 pm

    Good luck Lesley. Hope it all goes well.

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