Tag Archives: employee benefits

employee stress

Are your employees’ hearts at risk?

According to the British Heart foundation, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the nation’s single biggest killer, causing more than a quarter of all deaths in the UK – that’s an average…

age discrimination

Good practices to prevent age discrimination claims

The average life expectancy has steadily been rising over the past several decades. As a result, people are remaining in the workforce longer, making businesses increasingly multi-generational. In fact, there…

retirement savings gap

Are you doing enough to help your employees save for retirement?

New research from Reed* shows that employees highly value their pension benefits. However, their survey showed that 55% of employees who took part said that “a workplace pension that will…

retirement support

Employers call on Government to offer more support for working carers

Research published today by Jelf Employee Benefits highlights a gulf in employer knowledge and Government support regarding workers that also double as carers in their non-work time. Over 350 employers…

retirement support

Employer Survey: Lifetime ISA will increase need for workplace Financial Education

Nine in every 10 UK employers recognise that the launch of the Lifetime Individual Savings Account (LISA) in April this year will increase the need for employee financial education. A…

retirement support

Salary Sacrifice: Almost 1 in every 4 employers must take action

Research published today by Jelf Employee Benefits highlights how many employers must now take corrective action following Philip Hammond’s decision to curtail some salary sacrifice benefits. The use of salary…

retirement savings gap

New minimum employee benefit rates announced

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has announced the new proposed employee benefit rates for statutory benefit payments to be implemented in April 2017. This year the suggested date…

retirement support

Financially stable employees are good for business

There are many ways you can help your employees to be more focused, productive and engaged at work. Providing them with good benefits that support their lives outside of work…

Flu season

In the midst of flu season

We are again at that time of year when the temperature plummets and everyone in the office starts coughing, sneezing and generally feel run down. The flu is unpleasant to…

retirement support

High net worth individuals need more appropriate IPMI policies, says Jelf International

The International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) needs of high net worth individuals needs better consideration, according to Jelf International. The company believes that understanding the requirements of such individuals and…