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Concerns over reforms to incapacity benefit

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Government reforms to incapacity benefit are failing to provide support to those most in need, groups representing disabled people have said.

The Employment Support Allowance was introduced just over a year ago in an attempt to focus on what people can do rather than what they cannot.

Fiona Walker reports.

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