Comparative systems of assessment of illness or disability for the purposes of adult social welfare payments, First Report (Final) (Incapacity for Work)

Cousins, Mel and Roberts, Simon and Stafford, Bruce (2016) Comparative systems of assessment of illness or disability for the purposes of adult social welfare payments, First Report (Final) (Incapacity for Work). Technical Report. Mel Cousins & Associates.

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Abstract

This is the first report of the study of comparative systems of assessment of illness or disability for the purposes of adult ‘incapacity’ social welfare payments. The purpose of the research is to examine systems for medical/disability assessment and review used in other comparable jurisdictions for assessing entitlement to social welfare illness and disability payments, and to draw key learning for the Irish system.

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Keywords: Work incapacity; medical assessments; comparative research
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Sociology and Social Policy
Depositing User: Stafford, Prof Bruce
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2018 11:04
Last Modified: 04 Apr 2018 11:09
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/50734

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