Thomas Westcott Chartered Accountants has signed up to the Miscarriage Association’s Pregnancy Loss Pledge. The national initiative has been set up for employers to commit to supporting their staff through the distress of miscarriage.
Thomas Westcott Head of HR Simon Irvin said: “Estimates suggest one in four pregnancies end in loss, so this is sadly an issue that affects many people. We are committed to ensuring any of our team members who are affected are supported through these extremely difficult times.
“Caring for our colleagues personally and professionally is a core part of our culture here at Thomas Westcott. We felt it was important for us to sign up to the pledge, which is designed to support the many people affected by pregnancy loss.”
By signing up the Pregnancy Loss Pledge, Thomas Westcott has agreed to:
Founded in 1982, the Miscarriage Association offers support and information to anyone affected by the loss of a baby in pregnancy. The charity also raises awareness and promotes good practice in medical care.