A premium is paid for all hours worked in excess of 48 hours per week. 25 new and 100 hours of overtime in all can be carried over at the end of each month (a premium must be paid immediately for all hours in excess of this). At the end of April, a premium is paid for all remaining overtime.
Insurance cover must be taken out with a private insurer (see www.comparis.ch). EU/EFTA workers: exemption from compulsory insurance for posting assignments of up to 24 months upon presentation of an A1 certificate.
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