Employers failing to communicate benefits of pensions
Posted on 24/09/2015
New research has revealed that many employers are failing to communicate the benefits of pensions. A report unveiled by Mybenefitsatwork revealed that despite the fact that the vast majority of employers (95 per cent) believe the responsibility lies with them to keep their staff informed about changes to pensions legislation, there is still a shortfall when it comes to informing employees about their retirement plans.
Childcare costs 'are a barrier to working' for many parents
Posted on 23/09/2015
Lack of childcare is a barrier for most working parents, according to new findings. Research published by the Family and Childcare Trust, alongside Parental Choice, revealed that the high cost of childcare is preventing millions of parents from working.
Cancer screening test designed for employers
Posted on 16/09/2015
A new cancer screening service has been designed for employers, it has been revealed. The initial results from a study by NHS Scotland ECLS of 10,000 high-risk smokers revealed that employer-led testing can save lives and reduce healthcare costs.