Maternity Leave

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Shared parental leave: 'I would've fought my husband tooth and nail to stay at home', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Shared parental leave: 'I would've fought my husband tooth and nail to stay at home', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Julia says she wouldn't have let her husband stay at home with their baby

The Government is promoting shared parental leave as the current take-up is thought to be as low as 2%

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Pregnancy discrimination: 'We don't have teeth that can really bite and make employers think twice', says MP

Pregnancy discrimination: Maria Miller demands tougher measures 'to make employers think twice'

Maria Miller demands tougher measures on pregnancy discrimination

Miller, chair of Parliament's Women and Equalities Committee, conducted a report which showed huge amounts of discrimination towards pregnant women and new mothers

Pregnancy discrimination: 'There's often a pattern of treatment that begins', lawyer reveals

Pregnancy discrimination: Women advised to keep a diary

Women advised to keep a diary to guard against pregnancy discrimination

Lawyer Claire Dawson gave her advice after a report found more than one in 10 pregnant women and new mothers face workplace discrimination