Monthly Archives August 2018

Great North Run 2018

Director running in aid of St Barnabas Hospice Trust (Lincolnshire) It’s that time of year again when Adam Davey is donning his trainers on 9th September to run in the world’s largest half marathon, the Great North Run, for the 14th time. Having raised over £10,000 over the past years, he is once again raising vital funds for St Barnabas Hospice. St Barnabas Hospice delivers free, high-quality, compassionate end-of-life care and support to more than 9,000 adults with a life-limiting or terminal illness, and their family and carers. They aim to enable them to live as fully as they are
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Pensions Regulator receives 114 Whistleblowing Reports about Auto Enrolment

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has received 114 whistleblowing reports about employers allegedly inducing employees to opt out of auto-enrolment pension schemes in the past three years. According to a Freedom of Information request published on the watchdog’s website, the majority (99) concerned allegations of inducement while the remaining 15 were about allegations of inducement along with other breaches. The number of reports received have increased over the years – between April 2015 and March 2016 the regulator received 12 complaints, which rose to 38 in 2016/17, and 64 in 2017/18. These numbers could increase even further, as Darren Ryder, TPR’s director of
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Top Tips: Pensions Auto Enrolment

It’s now been nearly six years since changes to the Pensions Act has required all companies, under Auto Enrolment, to provide workers with a Workplace Pension Scheme. Pensions Auto Enrolment represented a fundamental change in the way pensions are offered to employees; previously it was the Company’s decision on whether they offered their staff a pension scheme and under what rules. Pensions Auto enrolment turned this on its head as it’s now the workers’ right to be provided a pension scheme and for them to decide whether they elect to remain or leave the scheme. Automatic Enrolment isn’t simply about
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