Man dies of fit while stressed over DWP benefit assessment

Another one gone. The Tories call this a “positive benefit outcome”.

A mum has slammed the Department of Work and Pensions after her son died from a fit.

Ruksana Majid says her son Aaron Meharban was stressed about an assessment to discover if he qualified for Personal Independence Payments.

The 21-year-old had epilepsy, anxiety and hearing problems, reports Teesside Live .

He suffered an epileptic fit and died at his house in Middlesbrough on Saturday, June 15.

His mum Ruksana said Aaron was particularly stressed about a benefits assessment he was due to attend the following Monday.

Arron died alone and his body was not found until the following day.

These deaths will continue until we get a Labour government that will stop them. Anyone voting for a Tory government should consider themselves an accessory.

Interestingly the article states: “According to figures, around 1,600 working-age disabled people die each year after having their claim for disability benefits rejected.”

Why is this not a screaming national scandal?

Source: Mum slams DWP after son, 21, stressed with benefits assessment, dies from fit – Mirror Online

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4 thoughts on “Man dies of fit while stressed over DWP benefit assessment

  1. Jeffrey Davies

    Usual letter will go out from the dwp sorry nay just another of those poor souls who lose out to the culling of the stock through benefits denial aktion T4 rolling along with out much of a ado .

  2. John David Ingleson

    ” … We are extremely sorry to hear of this tragic death, nevertheless, deaths like these are always a complicated subject, where correlation does not equal causation, didn’t you read the briefing? So shut up and f**k off…”.

  3. Rik

    suicide is a complex issue blah blah blah
    I really hope these f*****, s get pulled up & swing for their crimes…

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