TITLE

When you claim, it's not what you say, it's how you say it

AUTHOR(S)
Vaux, Gary
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Community Care;5/31/2007, Issue 1675, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the use of voice risk analysis (VRA) or lie detectors to identify suspect benefit claimants in Great Britain. He cites that VRA technology is being used by some insurance companies, while others decided that it was a waste of time and money. He notes that the housing benefit section may ask for a higher standard of proof of entitlement for some claimants than others, which could be open to legal challenges.
ACCESSION #
25436357

 

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