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    tobz91
    DWP compensation recovery unit?
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    • 31st May 12, 11:32 PM
    DWP compensation recovery unit? 31st May 12 at 11:32 PM
    Hi, there I have just received a cheque for 2935 for a personal injury claim as a result of a car accident nearly two years ago.

    I banked the cheque today but have received a letter today at my old address, the person who picked it up read the first line of it through the envelope but has left the letter and told me it said it was from the compensation recovery unit.

    What I'd like to know is am I liable to pay some/all of my claim to the dwp?

    I have recently turned over onto contribution based income - someone on yahoo seem'd to think I would be expected to live off of my payment and sign off of JSA.

    Would I have to pay what I have claimed while on JSA?

    Has anyone else had a similar experience? - I have done some online research and found it very unclear.

    Thanks!
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