Forums 论坛

Andra
andra_rkv@yahoo.com.sg
05/02/2009 10:54:19
Re: Maternity Proctection

Hi,
The company i'm attached to is small with f'time e'yees around 7 and all ladies. My boss wants to limit to maternity leave and allowance up to 3 surviving children. Can he do that and does this protection in EA for maternity covers all employees irregardless whether they r governed by EA or not. The ladies in my company are all earning above 1500.
Edit | Delete


KL Siew
kl_siew@yahoo.com
05/02/2009 11:18:51
I still think it is not necessary for the company to do that even though they are not covered by the EA. I tend to think very few modern ladies would like to have more than 3 children in view of the high cost of bringing them up. Do you think that ruling will affect all of you?
Edit | Delete

Andra
05/02/2009 11:28:21
Hi Mr. Siew,

Not me. But i can't say the same for others as some of them already have 2/3 kids before joining here. He wants me to include this in handbook and as i'm not really comfortable & familiar with it, i need to know so that we don't get into wrong side of law.

Tks for the fast response. Really appreciate it.
Edit | Delete

KL Siew
05/02/2009 11:49:40
If it were under the EA, that clause in the handbook would be null and void.
Edit | Delete

Andra
05/02/2009 18:05:45
Thanks for help. Convinced my boss to maintain it as 5 as per Act.
Edit | Delete

Post Response (Feel free to share your experiences)

Name:
Email:  (optional)
Message: