Furloughed workers to receive full parental leave entitlement
The Government has laid before Parliament a statutory instrument to provide that furloughed workers planning to take paid parental or adoption leave on or after 25 April 2020 are entitled to pay based on their usual earnings rather than a furloughed pay rate, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.https://www.gov.uk/government/news/furloughed-workers-to-receive-full-parental-leave-entitlement
Category: Employment » Parental rights. Keyword(s): Furlough, Coronavirus. Area(s) of law: Employment; Corporate and Commercial Law.
Source: Department for Work and Pensions; Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.