There Is No Greater Enemy To Sick And Disabled People In The UK Than This Company: Join The Day of Action Against Maximus – March 2nd 2015

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BloodMoneyEscalation is the only possible response to today’s shocking and genuinely sad news that a prominent and formerly trusted disabled campaigner has taken a job with private healthcare firm Maximus – the company set to take over from Atos running the Work Capability Assessments for sickness and disability benefits.

Sue Marsh, author of the Diary of a Benefit Scrounger blog, has announced that she will take up a position as Head of Customer Experience with Maximus – who also run workfare schemes – on a salary believed to be around £75,000 a year. This appears to be a shabby attempt by the US private healthcare company to rehabilitate the Work Capability Assessment as the list of deaths related to the brutal process grows ever longer. A well timed called to action against the company from disabled people and benefit claimants today shows that Maximus have wasted their money.  Please…

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3 Responses to “There Is No Greater Enemy To Sick And Disabled People In The UK Than This Company: Join The Day of Action Against Maximus – March 2nd 2015”

  1. Ulysses Says:

    What do you make about the social media backlash on Sue Marsh?

  2. beastrabban Says:

    I really don’t know anything about it, Ulysses. I’m not on Twitter or Facebook, and I only found out that she had joined Maximus by reading this article. So, I really can’t comment. I don’t even know what reasons she had, if any, for taking up the post.

  3. Ulysses Says:

    The reasons are purely her own, one hopes she will try and make a difference from the inside
    , but in the meanwhile, the fight with Maximus/ Atos and the DWP continues as ever…

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