IT & Telecoms News
Expert witness testimony about the appropriateness of the Retail Prices Index (RPI) for increasing pensions in retirement dominated the second day of the BT pension indexation case.
Opening arguments in BT's High Court case to switch the index used to increase pensions in retirement for tens of thousands of pension scheme members were heard today (Friday, 8 December).
Prospect has secured key concessions from BT as the company moves to change the pension arrangements for managers and professionals still in its defined benefit scheme.
Graham Skipp (Branch Secretary & member of the BT Openreach Industrial Relations Committee) and Jenny Tingle (Prospect National Officer for BT Openreach) will be hosting a drop-in event at Colombo House on Thursday 19th October to discuss a variety of issues, eg pay, pensions, performance management, organisational change, OFCOM DCR, support for graduate managers.
Philippa Childs, national secretary, gives an insight into the BECTU C&D division.