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Higher rate dla for my 6 yr old
Hi my son who is 6 has just lost his higher rate dla. Had to hand my motability car back and they say he is only entitled to medium and lower. He has an amputated foot from an accident in 2015 and wears a splint. the purpose of the splint is only to keep his shoe on. This disability is life long and he in the future will need it amputated from the ankle. The surgeons saved as much as they could but it's causing more problems on a daily basis. I asked for a mandatory reconsideration and they said he is not entitled to higher rate any more. In my understanding you only get higher rate if u have a lifetime disability and have problems with walking which my son has but they still won't give him it. Any advice would be appreciated as I've been fighting this for 6 months.