invalidity benefit


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invalidity benefit

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly, in the British National Insurance scheme) a weekly payment to a person who had been off work through illness for more than six months: replaced by incapacity benefit in 1995. Abbreviation: IVB
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Swinson herself voted 849 times with the Tories between 2010 and 2015, including for the bedroom tax and invalidity benefit cuts and against a mansion tax.
"As it gets worse, all Allan will get is a higher rate of invalidity benefit.
The SWFS has implemented five welfare schemes for the benefit of all Indian seafarers and their families - Survival Benefit Scheme, Invalidity Benefit Scheme, Maternity Benefit Scheme for Female Seafarers, The Old Age Benefit Welfare Scheme and Family Benefit Welfare Scheme
I was a carer for my parents for 17 years and was an unpaid drudge, as I was first receiving invalidity benefit because of a back injury through lifting, and then I was a pensioner myself, so could not claim.
So, put onto invalidity benefit, they didn't count as "unemployed" , but were defined as "economically inactive".
Things got so bad doctors were urged to put people on invalidity benefit rather than increase the unemployment total.
The post office card Lionel used to withdraw his fortnightly invalidity benefit of pounds 200 went missing twice last year and Hardman was filmed on CCTV walking to and from a post office.
Indeed, having taken early retirement due to ill-heath my already disgraceful public pension that I have paid into the system since the age of 16 is to be cut by 50% since the abolition of Invalidity Benefit, and I have been informed from February 2013 my payment will now cease.
Of course this won't apply to all as they are aware that if they get cleaned up they will lose their invalidity benefit.
He has not worked since and is on invalidity benefit.
medical care, sickness benefit, unemployment benefit, old-age benefit, employment injury benefit, family benefit, maternity benefit, invalidity benefit and survivors benefit.