Ill-health early retirement pensions

This practice note considers the circumstances in which members of occupational pension schemes may qualify for ill-health early retirement pensions, and looks at various issues that arise for trustees and employers in deciding whether to award them including the trustees' exercise of discretion and the employer's duty of good faith.

Taylor Wessing

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