Pregnancy and maternity: Assess the risks to an employee who is a new mother or breastfeeding

When to use this pregnancy and maternity workflow

Use this pregnancy and maternity workflow when you have an employee who is a new mother or breastfeeding.

Employers have specific risk assessment duties in relation to employees who are new mothers or breastfeeding. To ensure that such an employee is not exposed to a risk to her health or that of her baby, the employer may have to alter her duties, offer suitable alternative employment or suspend her.

Key steps

Key "What if...?" events