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Delegates agreed to rename Prospect’s civil service sector to reflect the dramatic changes over the past 10 years.
Work-related stress is increasing and is one of the largest contributors to sickness absence in the civil service.
Little or no attempt has been made to match the demands on public servants with the resources allocated to deliver vital public services
Alpha and other civil service pension schemes are being undermined by the use of non-consolidated payments to tackle recruitment and retention issues, said Mehtaab Hamid (Health and Safety Executive).
MyCSP, the organisation that administers civil service pensions, must be proactive in ensuring that members record their preferences about who should receive their benefits when they die.