CIPD | Calls for the right for bereavement leave and pay to be extended

Calls for the right for bereavement leave and pay to be extended

As the UK leaves enforced lockdown due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, questions are being raised over the treatment of workers suffering from the loss of a friend or family member.

According to the latest Department of Health and Social Care figures, the complete number of UK deaths as a direct consequence of contracting the coronavirus currently totals 45,318.

Upgrade to access

This content is only available to members of myGrapevine+.

myGrapevine+ is the latest way we are supporting a growing community of forward-thinking business leaders. Members can access a host of specially developed content and tools that aren't available anywhere else, helping you set new standards in business and people leadership every day.

  • Access to exclusive member-only content including:
    • The 'Leaders Series', a set of video interviews with leading business and HR voices
    • Strategic deep dives and expert tips for professional development and innovative practise
  • Access to the entire archive of news, features and insights from HR Grapevine and our other sites.
  • Unlimited access to the full back catalogue of our award-winning Magazine and other publications.

FREE for the first month! *

* First month free then billed via Credit/Debit card at £1 for the next 2 months, then £22.99 per month

Welcome Back