This sample letter confirms that if an employee is off sick with a pregnancy related illness during the 4 weeks leading up to the start of her maternity leave, her maternity leave starts automatically. It also confirms the maternity pay arrangements.
This document is a legally compliant, practical and flexible letter triggering maternity leave due to pregnancy related absence. We hope you find it easy to understand and use. It is in template form and allows you to add your Company name if required, and customise it to suit your specific requirements as a business. If you require any advice on using this document we do provide very cost effective support.
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