Fathers fail to take up flexible-working options

Brockett, James
November 2009
People Management;11/5/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p9
The article discusses the results of a study conducted by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) regarding British fathers failing to take up flexible working options. The survey found that two-thirds of men who did not take leave due to affordability wished they had been able to. The EHRC issued a proposal that paternity leave must be paid at 90 percent rather than the current rate of 123.06 British pounds a week.


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