LJ v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (PIP): [2017] UKUT 455 (AAC)

Upper Tribunal Administrative Appeals Chamber decision by Judge Hemingway on 21 November 2017.

Read the full decision in CPIP/1578/2017.

Judicial Summary

1) When a tribunal in a PIP case is contemplating removing points previously awarded in circumstances where, if it does so, that will or may have a material impact upon the outcome it should send a signal that such is being contemplated. It is not able to justify avoiding doing so simply because the claimant has an experienced representative.

Published 4 December 2017