§ 18. Mr. Thurnham
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security what representations he has received about the number of people receiving the disability working allowance; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Scott
Some organisations of and for disabled people have commented on the take-up of this benefit. Disability working allowance has been widely welcomed in 41W principle and we are working with organisations to ensure that more of the people who could take advantage of it are aware of the new opportunity which it presents.