Older farmworker©WestEnd61/Rex
The introduction of the Employment Equality Regulations 2011 did away with retirement at 65 for men and 60 for women. Now employees can work as long as they want to, providing they are fit and able. This means many employees are choosing to stay at work rather than retire. An expanding UK population, greater life expectancy, and people being healthier than ever mean there are likely to be more and more farmworkers over the age of 65. However the physical […]