This new analysis looks at problems workers face in accessing sick pay, investigating some of the most common issues our clients come to Citizens Advice about.

In the last year, the Citizens Advice network dealt with over 12,000 issues specifically related to SSP. There has also been an increase of nearly 50% in the number of views of Citizens Advice website page which helps people to check whether or not they are entitled to sick pay.

This report is published on the Citizens Advice story map site.

Sharp practice at work: Statutory Sick Pay

  • February 27, 2017
  • Posted by: Rosalie Boyles

This new analysis looks at problems workers face in accessing sick pay, investigating some of the most common issues our clients come to Citizens Advice about. In the last year, the Citizens Advice network dealt with over 12,000 issues specifically related to SSP. There has also been an increase of…

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Advice column on mobile phone contract

  • February 24, 2017
  • Posted by: Rosalie Boyles

I recently signed a two year phone contract with a new network provider but the reception in my home is terrible. Is there any way I can get out of the contract, or have I just got to stick with it? While poor signal doesn’t give you a right to…

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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

  • February 15, 2017
  • Posted by: Rosalie Boyles

Fuel Poverty Awareness Day, on Friday 17th February, is the national day to raise awareness of fuel poverty and cold homes. Part of National Energy Action (NEA) Warm Homes Campaign, it is a chance to highlight the problems faced by those struggling to keep warm in their homes as well as…

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