January 2008
People Management;1/10/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p11
This section offers news briefs on the field of personnel management in Great Britain as of January 2008. According to research by the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA), only 900,000 people in the private sector are members of defined benefit pensions schemes. A study found that the greatest cost to employers of mental ill health among staff is from lack of productivity at work. Human resource (HR) and equality practitioners were among the business leaders to be rewarded in the Queens New Years Honours List 2008.


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