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Fit-for-work tests linked to relapses in those with mental health problems

Shared from on 24 November 2015

Consultant Dr Jed Boardman says work capability assessment cause claimants distress and this has led to some relapsing

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Fit-for-work tests linked to relapses in those with mental health problems

Shared from on 24 November 2015

Consultant Dr Jed Boardman says work capability assessment cause claimants distress and this has led to some relapsing

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Depressed man killed himself as a direct result of DWP’s ‘fit to work’ ruling, coroner finds

Shared from on 21 September 2015

A coroner has concluded for the first time that a man with severe mental illness killed himself as a direct result of being found “fit to work” by the Government’s outsourced disability assessors.

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Depressed man killed himself as a direct result of DWP’s ‘fit to work’ ruling, coroner finds

Shared from on 21 September 2015

A coroner has concluded for the first time that a man with severe mental illness killed himself as a direct result of being found “fit to work” by the Government’s outsourced disability assessors.

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Depressed man killed himself as a direct result of DWP’s ‘fit to work’ ruling, coroner finds

Shared from on 21 September 2015

A coroner has concluded for the first time that a man with severe mental illness killed himself as a direct result of being found “fit to work” by the Government’s outsourced disability assessors.

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More than 2,300 died after fit for work assessment

Shared from on 28 August 2015

Some 2,380 people have died after being found fit for work and losing benefits, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) figures show.

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More than 2,300 died after fit for work assessment

Shared from on 28 August 2015

Some 2,380 people have died after being found fit for work and losing benefits, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) figures show.

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Fit-to-work tests: Atos quits contract

Shared from on 27 March 2014

The firm that carries out assessments of whether disability claimants in Britain are fit to work is quitting its contract early, the government says.

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MS And Parkinson’s Sufferers Told: ‘Get To Work’

Shared from on 27 August 2013

The fit-to-work system has been called "farcical" for telling people with progressive conditions they will recover enough to work.

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MS And Parkinson’s Sufferers Told: ‘Get To Work’

Shared from on 27 August 2013

The fit-to-work system has been called "farcical" for telling people with progressive conditions they will recover enough to work.

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MS And Parkinson’s Sufferers Told: ‘Get To Work’

Shared from on 27 August 2013

The fit-to-work system has been called "farcical" for telling people with progressive conditions they will recover enough to work.

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