Appeals against fit for work decisions following initial Work Capability Assessment by appeal decision, area and year from 2008 to 2012.
This is a response to a Freedom of Information (FOI) request about appeals made against Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) claim decisions where claimants were found to be fit for work at the initial Work Capability Assessment (WCA).
It provides details of:
- original claim decisions updheld as a percentage of total appeals made
- appeal decisions in favour of the appellant as a percentage of total appeals made
These are broken down by:
- year from 2008 to 2012
- area (Great Britain, Scotland, and counties in Scotland)