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Pensions Ombudsman Update August 2018

Keep abreast of a selection of the latest determinations made by the Pensions Ombudsman.

During the last quarter, the Pensions Ombudsman has handed down a number of noteworthy decisions, relevant for trustees and sponsoring employers of pension schemes, and their professional advisers.

Our latest quarterly edition includes commentary on the following important topics:

  • RPI/CPI: the importance of getting members' entitlement correct
  • Underpayment of contributions: both the employer and employee were required to make amends   
  • Misquoted information: member still required to mitigate when misquoted information was provided
  • TUPE transfers: the importance of ensuring implied contractual rights are honoured post-transfer
  • Terminal illnesses: trustees need to take extra care when dealing with such cases. 

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