Day: August 16, 2020

Two thirds of fathers are still not taking paternity leave

Two thirds of men are still not taking paternity leave*, with only 208,000 fathers claiming paternity pay last year (year ending 31 March 2020), compared to 649,000 women who received maternity pay, says EMW, the commercial law firm. EMW says the low rate of statutory paternity pay is contributing to the lack of uptake. Claimants receive just […]

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