This report analyses the findings of the study done to determine the impact the 2012 Welfare Reform Act has on working disabled people. The evidence suggests that removing financial support for disabled people who face extra costs in work would not only cause hardship, but also risks being counterproductive, potentially preventing disabled people from being able to continue in work.

Month of publication 
January
Year of publication 
2012
Number of pages 
22
Author 
Disability Rights UK
Category 
Parliamentary briefings