Sickness Benefits

'Many People Are Heading For Victorian-Era Forced Penury'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Iain Duncan Smith's welfare reforms are forcing many Britons into "forced penury" as they mark an increasing return to the principles of the Victorian...

Claimants Who Refuse Treatment 'To Lose Sickness Benefits'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK

People who refuse to get treatment for their illness will be stripped of their sickness benefit under a new crackdown to be tested in a £25 million g...