The maximum compensatory award in dismissals will increase to £76,574 (from £74,200) and the cap on a week’s pay increases to £464 (from £450) SSP, SMP rates: Type of payment or recovery Figures to use 2014-15 Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) – weekly rate for first six weeks 90% of the employee’s average weekly earnings Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) – weekly rate for remaining weeks £138.18 or 90% of the employee’s average...