UK - Aon Consulting has issued a new briefing summarising existing employment rights and pension benefits during maternity leave and other periods of family leave as set out in current legislation.
The guide also details significant changes being made in 2002/03 reflecting the government’s wishes to make it easier for parents to balance a working life with parental responsibilities.
By Luke Clancy
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