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Social security benefits/compensation/lump sum payments.
« on: September 20, 2013, 11:57:57 AM »

A basic guide to how social security benefits and lump sum payments can affect your award of compensation.

 Published 19 September 2013.

If you have had an accident, injury or a disease for which someone else is to blame, you may have claimed or be thinking about claiming compensation.

If you are getting a social security benefit or have had a lump sum payment for certain dust related diseases it may affect the amount of compensation you receive.

This guidance tells you how benefits and or lump sums may affect your compensation award and which benefits and or lump sums they are.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/compensation-social-security-benefits-and-lump-sum-payments-technical-guide/compensation-social-security-benefits-and-lump-sum-payments-technical-guide-html-version

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