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Getting ESA while waiting for appeal hearing
Hi i had ESA taken away in dec 2016 due to having a capable work assessment in nov 16 the assessor gave me 0 points even though I have various health problems strokes in past ashtma rheumatism uncontrolled Diabetes depression and anxiety in his report he lied about everything saying he medically examined me which he didnt also what im supposed to have said to him I had a witness with me have gone through the MR stage am now waiting for the appeal to be heard as DWP agreed with his report ive been told i qualify for Reduced ESA Payments till my appeal is heard could someone tell me how long before the payments should start? Ive been told it can take up to 28 days before i receive anything I dont receive any other benefits except pip and am finding it very hard to cope im unable to claim JSA as im not fit for work.