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Government reforms to public sector exit payments show disdain for loyal public servants

The government’s proposals to change public sector exit payments will hinder, rather than help, provide value for money

NAO findings on MyCSP - no surprise to civil service specialists and managers

Stories detailing the hardship and distress caused to members of the civil service pension scheme by administration problems are upsetting, but not surprising, Prospect, the specialists’ union said today 

Civil service specialists condemn Cabinet Office consultation on redundancy

Prospect, the specialists’ and managers’ union, has reacted with fury at the “consultation” document issued by the Cabinet Office today on changes to civil service severance and redundancy terms.

Prospect members are not "fat cats" and redundancy compensation is not "reward for failure"

Prospect has condemned the business Secretary's description of ordinary public servants impacted by a proposed cap on redundancy compensation as “fat cats”. 

Life expectancy projections cast doubt on timetable for State Pension Age increases

Life expectancy projections released by the Office for National Statistics suggest that State Pension Age may not increase as quickly as previously thought