An analysis of court records conducted by the Menopause Experts Group found that there has been an increase of 44% in the number of employment tribunal claims citing menopause in 2021, when compared to the number of claims in 2020. Of these 23 claims, 16 fell under disability discrimination, 14 claimed unfair dismissal, and 10
Company Menopause Policies: an important development on the rise
By Sophie Drouliscos on
Posted in Best Practice, DE&I, Employment
The conversation around menopause in the workplace has been amplified recently, with weekly press reports stating that an increasing number of companies are taking steps to support employees who are going through the menopause.
Recent examples include a major high street retailer announcing last month that they would be paying for employees’ hormone replacement therapy…