Prospect's pensions officers blog about the issues that exercise their minds.
"As we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns; that is to say we know there are some things we do not know. But there are also unknown unknowns – the ones we don't know we don't know." ...
Prospect deputy general secretary, Dai Hudd, recently blogged about challenges facing our members working in nuclear decommissioning.
2012 was a landmark year in widening the scope of pension provision through Automatic Enrolment to workplace pensions.
After a reshuffle of responsibilities among Prospect's senior management, I recently took on some new duties – including taking the lead for members working in nuclear decommissioning.
A recent front page story in the Financial Times on cashing in final salary pension benefits is bound to bring more attention to this issue. The revelation that a recent pensions minister, as well as a highly respected economic commentator and many top company executives, have taken this step will...