One in ten (9%) employees are limited by a long-standing illness or disability (LSI), figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal.
The rate was higher for the unemployed, of whom 20% reported having a limiting LSI, the ONS' Adult Health in Great Britain 2013 figures found. And those who reported any form of LSI made up 24% of employees,...
Savers are being warned by the Insolvency Service to guard their pension pots from investment scammers and negligent trustees as it winds up 24 companies.
Respondents say they should only be required in certain situations as the system is not broken.
Smart Pension has absorbed more than 6,500 members from the Corporate Pensions Trust (CPT) after its trustees decided not to apply for authorisation.