As we reported at the beginning of July, sanctions against ESA claimants have increased fourfold in the course of a year up to December 2013. Members can download a detailed guide on how to prevent and overturn ESA sanctions from the ESA section of the members area, but we also though it would be useful to read some actual examples of how people get hit by ESA sanctions. We’ve collected these from a range of online sources.
Please feel free to tell us your sanctions story using the comments feature.
This claimant received a letter to say they had missed an appointment with Seetec . They were advised they did not need to attend due to a clash with an appointment with Mind. Even after explaining this, they are still receiving only £50 a fortnight.
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