Posts Tagged: Employment Lawyers Strathaven

More evidence of workplace age discrimination

A large number of older workers report being the victim of age discrimination when they are trying to secure employment, according to a recent study. The research, which was carried out by job website totaljobs.com, found that as many as 83% of jobseekers over the age of 60 say that they were unsuccessful in job… Read more »

New funding to tackle maternity discrimination

A new £1 million programme of independent research to examine the extent of pregnancy discrimination in the UK and its effect on both families and the economy, has been given the go-ahead by the Government. Over nine thousand pregnancy discrimination claims have been brought against UK employers since 2007, and it has been nearly ten… Read more »