The DWP has today issued new information about the LEAP project which will check past PIP decisions in the light of changes to the law. Some claimants who were refused PIP are being advised to consider making a new claim.
The review process
We have written extensively elsewhere about changes to the Planning and following journeys activity following the DWP’s attempts to make it harder for claimants with mental health conditions to get an award of the mobility component.
We have also written in detail about changes to the law relating to safety and supervision for PIP.
We now have more information about the way the review will be carried out.
The DWP will not be contacting claimants before they review your award unless they consider that they need more information.
The DWP say they will write to you after the review to…
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