Tag: Pregnancy and maternity discrimination

How to trial flexible working

Q: An employee on maternity has requested flexible working. We’re not sure but would be willing to...

A male employee is aggrieved that he’s paid less for shared parental leave

Q: We pay enhanced maternity pay but only statutory shared parental leave pay. A male employee has...

Pregnancy: the right to relaxation?

Q: A pregnant employee wants to take time off for relaxation sessions. Do we have to agree...

Breastfeeding at work: what employers need to know

Q: An employee has asked about breastfeeding at work. What are our legal obligations? Katie Mahoney, Associate, at...

An employee on maternity leave wants to go part-time. Any tips?

Q: A full-time employee on maternity leave has requested to return part-time. She’s expected to return in...

A pregnant employees performance has dropped. Any tips?

Q: A pregnant employee’s performance has dropped. She’s made a few mistakes and missed deadlines. A customer...

Government is failing new mothers in the workplace, says new report

The government is being urged to act on a pledge to review redundancy protections for pregnant women...

Can we make a pregnant employee redundant?

Q: Can we make a pregnant employee redundant if we are retaining a non-pregnant employee doing the...

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