DWP to pay Atos £10m to extend disability reassessments contract

Sooraj Shah
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DWP to spend millions to keep on French firm that wanted to walk away

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is to extend French IT services firm Atos' multi-million pound deal to handle disability reassessments, despite the company wanting to walk away from the contract...

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