Unum urges next govt to build a healthier workforce

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Unum urges next govt to build a healthier workforce

Unum has published a new report making four key recommendations it believes the next government should urgently take up to improve the health and productivity of UK workers.

The recommendations are as follows: Introduce a temporary tax break for SMEs to invest in Group Income Protection (GIP) to improve people's work and health outcomes Deliver a coordinated plan to build the financial capability of working people so they can prepare for the risk of becoming too ill to work Trial a protection statement that shows working people the chance of becoming too ill to work, the income they could expect from their employer and the state, and signposts them to in...

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