Work Capability Assessment

Work and Pensions written question – answered on 2nd July 2012.

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Photo of Tom Greatrex Tom Greatrex Shadow Minister (Energy)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many mystery shopper visits were undertaken at Atos Medical Assessment Centres in (a) 2010, (b) 2011 and (c) 2012 to date; and at what locations.

Photo of Chris Grayling Chris Grayling The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

Mystery shopping visits were undertaken at medical assessment centres (MAC) for specific contractual years from September to August.

143 were completed in 2010-11 and 57 for 2011-12 (to date).

Locations 2010-11 2011-12
Birmingham 7 0
Bootle 12 0
Bristol 14 2
Cardiff 19 9
Croydon 12 0
Leeds 13 14
Manchester 6 3
Newcastle 6 5
Nottingham 17 4
Scotland 29 15
Wembley 8 5
Total 143 57

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