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Half-term round up – employment issues you might have missed

Half-term round up – employment issues you might have missed

Half-term, Halloween and Bonfire Night are behind us – roll on Christmas! In all the excitement you may have missed the following mixed bag of employment issues:

Bereaved Parents’ Rights – New Bill

Bereaved Parents’ Rights – New Bill

It's hard to imagine the pain of losing a child but on top of that employees often have the added worry of whether they are allowed time off, how much time off and whether they will be paid for time off. 

Family-friendly rights – what does the future hold?

Family-friendly rights – what does the future hold?

Over the past few weeks, I had cause to consider the state of family friendly rights in the UK: how we got where we are, where we are now and what might happen in the future.  It has got me thinking.

Parliamentary report on pregnancy and maternity discrimination

Parliamentary report on pregnancy and maternity discrimination

MPs of the Women and Equalities Committee are calling for greater protection for expectant and new mothers in the workplace after a report found a significant increase in pregnancy and maternity discrimination. Robert Lewis and Muhummed Cassidy discuss the findings of the report.