Posted 26 November 2021
Summary A Day One right to ask for flexible working is a step in the right direction but does not go nearly far enough. We need progression of the Employment Bill with a legal obligation on...
Published on 10 September 2018
The benefit cap is not fit for purpose for single parent families. The policy also does not fulfil government intentions for the welfare system or wider society.
The benefit cap should be abandoned, given its failings. Should the government persist, action is urgently needed to review the policy to ensure consistency with the wider welfare system and fairness for families with children.
Should the government persist with the benefit cap, a fairer policy would see: