ESA & WCA deaths prior to Tribunal decisions

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

Please supply information on the number of appeals made to
Tribunal, to both the First Tier and the Upper Tier, challenging Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) decisions by the DWP in which the death of the appellant has occurred prior to the appeal decision. Also if you have the information please indicate how many of these appeals involved the Work Capability Assessment (WCA). In both instances for the time scale of 12 months prior to the date of this FOI request.

Yours faithfully,

Mr Taylor

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