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We Would ‘End Unfair ATOS-Style Disability Benefit Assessments’, Say UKIP

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The UK Independence Party (UKIP) in government would end “unfair Atos-style disability benefit assessments”, deputy chairman Suzanne Evans has said. In a move which may surprise many of our readers, who rightly (in our view) consider UKIP to be more right-wing than the Tories, Suzanne said her party would take a “firm but very fair approach” to the benefits system. Even writing about UKIP is something we at the Welfare News Service feel deeply uncomfortable about, but in the interest of balance (and non-party bias) we must. Labour has pledged to reform 'fit for work' tests, but has so far
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