Tag: maternity rights

Pregnant? How to not get ripped out at work

First of all congratulations! If this is your first baby, we are especially excited for you – and welcome you to the world of the mother who works! According to scientists, December is the month where couples generally have more sex in the lead-up to Christmas, so it’s no surprise…

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Pregnant? know your rights – don’t get ripped off at work!

In an ideal world, every employer would do their best to ensure that their pregnant employees are well looked after – or at least ensure that their legal obligations to them are met.

But, for many pregnant women, announcing a pregnancy can be the start of difficult times, with employers working out ways to make them feel so uncomfortable that they feel they have no choice but to leave. Things that employers should know better about doing when they have an expectant mum in the workplace…