In a recent survey by OnePoll for Quality Solicitors, 1,000 women with or considering children were asked for their experiences in the work place in relation to maternity rights. The survey highlighted the need for more clarity and certainty for both employers and employees and has been summarised in an infographic below.
What do you think about these figures? have you had any problems at work whilst pregnant or considering pregnancy? Are you part of the 42% who report being concerned about taking maternity leave? What kind of pressures do women face in the workplace?