incapacity benefit

  • Incapacity and 'substantial risk'

    Issue 200 (October 2007)

    Simon Osborne looks at various approaches to applying the ‘substantial risk’ provision that is part of the test for incapacity for work.

  • MPs' verdict on incapacity benefit reform

    Issue 192 (June 2006)

    David Simmons outlines the findings of the Work and Pensions Select Committee inquiry into the Government's proposed reform of incapacity benefits.

  • Work-focused interviews: recent rules and research

    Issue 198 (June 2007)

    Simon Osborne looks at the most recent rules and at what the latest research suggests about their likely effectiveness.