Discrimination: Pregnancy / Maternity

Pregnancy and maternity discrimination can take various forms including the refusal to recruit a woman because she is pregnant; denying a pregnant woman equal access to training or promotion opportunities or excluding her from key projects; unreasonably refusing time off for antenatal care; or failing to consult a woman on maternity leave about redundancy. On this page, we answer the most frequently-asked questions relating to pregnancy and maternity discrimination.

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