This site is easier to read in landscape format on mobiles.

atos

ATOS exits Work Capability Assessment contract

27/3/14: Thousands of white carnations were laid out in Parliament Square last September, representing the alleged 10,000 dead as a result of benefits cuts after Work Capabilty Assessments carried out on contract by ATOS.

ATOS retreats in the face of nationwide protests

23/2/14: Campaigners protest outside the Lancaster Assessment Centre at Mitre HouseLocal campaigners who staged a demonstration outside the ATOS assessment centre in Lancaster last Wednesday can claim a victory as the BBC confirmed on Friday that the French owned company is seeking an early exit from its contract with the Department of Work and Pensions.

Nationwide Demonstration Against ATOS - Wednesday Noon at Mitre House

14/2/14: Thousands of white carnations were laid out in Parliament Square last September, representing the alleged 10,000 dead as a result of benefits cuts after Work Capabilty Assessments carried out on contract by ATOS.A peaceful demonstration has been organised to take place on Wednesday 19 February from 12 midday to 3.30pm outside government contractor ATOS' Lancaster Assessment Centre at Mitre House,...

Local services count the cost of ATOS / DWP failings

9/8/13: Local charities and advisory services have told Virtual-Lancaster that they have been swamped with work resulting from the damage being repeatedly and routinely done to local sick and disabled people in need of state welfare benefits by Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) contractor Atos Healthcare.

Government claims to be helping Lancashire's troubled families

13/5/13: After a weekend in which many mainstream media sources reported on the suicide of a Solihull woman who left a note blaming the Government's so-called bedroom tax for her death, our leaders have, surely quite coincidentally, released a statement declaring that more than a quarter of Lancashire’s troubled families are receiving help to turn their lives around.