New Bereavement Leave Law – Jack’s Law

Under new laws due to come in from April 2020, parents who lose a child will now recevie two weeks’ paid bereavement leave. This will be known as Jack’s Law.

“Under the new rules, people who have been employed for at least 26 weeks will be entitled to a minimum payment of up to £148 a week during their bereavement leave, depending on the level of their salary.”

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