Antenatal appointments

Stuart Swan
12th Jan 2015

New rights to take time off were introduced ​In October 2014

Employment law shared maternity leave

From this date, prospective fathers or spouses, civil partners or partners of pregnant women were given the right to time off work to accompany the pregnant woman to up to two antenatal appointments. The time off is unpaid and capped at six and a half hours for each appointment.


See other 2014 key developments in employment law - here

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