The table below provides the number of mandatory reconsiderations and appeals where the decision was overturned in 2016, and the proportion of these cases where the individual was initially assessed as scoring zero points by the DWP case manager.
Overturned cases when they initially scored zero points
- The number of Mandatory Reconsideration (MR) and Appeal overturns includes decisions where a claimant’s monetary award was changed at MR or Appeal.
- Data shows the number of MRs and Appeals where the outcome of this decision was reached during 2016.
- The data currently available on point scores and reported here shows the points awarded by the DWP case manager at initial decision.