incapacity benefit

  • Incapacity and 'substantial risk'

    Issue 200 (October 2007)
    article

    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)
    article

    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)
    article

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