Campaigning against the government's distressing war on disabled benefit claimants. All posts represent the opinions of their respective authors and not WtB as a whole.
Tuesday, 4 January 2011
ATOS: Making millions from our oppression
The excellent Cynical Journalist today has an exclusive report, based on a Freedom of Information request: the government will be spending £100 million on ATOS assessments of people moving from Incapacity Benefit to Employment Support Allowance. The same FoI request confirms that ATOS assessors will not have to be qualified doctors to undertake medical assessments.