With thanks to John Pring at Disability News service – The truth at last.
“Institute for Fiscal Studies has proved that a cumulative impact assessment is possible for disabled people in Wales.” So the government excuse that a CIA was ‘too difficult’ has been shown to be a fiction.
Pat’s Petition team, along with many others, call upon the government to finally do a Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) for the rest of the United Kingdom.
We have been calling for a CIA since 2011.
Responsible governments don’t make cuts of this severity to the income of vulnerable people without a full risk assessment.
You can read the report in full here