As we predicted last week, there has been plenty of comment from columnists, campaign groups, academics, lawyers and the public alike on the Chancellor’s announcement that State Pension age will rise eventually to 70. 212 more words
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Lifting the retirement age to 70 will lead to a surge in age discrimination cases before the courts, lawyers have warned.
The move will encourage older workers today who want to work beyond 65 to challenge their employers, resulting in employment disputes, it was claimed. 116 more words
According to new research from UK jobs website, totaljobs.com, 83% of jobseekers over the age of 60 believe that they have been rejected for a job because of their age. 149 more words
While this is not a new story, I felt that the BBC’s review of the ‘gap’ between UK and US census data and life-expectancy predictions… 184 more words