Easy-to-read language: Information for employees

Are you an employee or do you have any questions?

Do you continue to get your salary if you have to go into quarantine?

What must your employer do?

How can you protect yourself at the workplace?

Find out more here.

Do you have the coronavirus?
And do you now have to go into isolation?

If so, you will be written off sick by your doctor.
You will get a sick note for your employer.

In this case, you will continue to get part of your salary.
Employers usually have insurance to cover this.

Have you been in contact with a person who is sick?
And you now have to go into quarantine?
Will you continue to get your salary?

In this case, you might receive compensation for loss of earnings.
You or your employer can fill out a form for this purpose.
You can find the form and other information here: LINK

Have you travelled to Switzerland from another country?
And you now have to go into quarantine?
Will you continue to get your salary?

In this case, you will continue to get your salary:

  • You must go into quarantine but can work from home.
    Then your employer must continue to pay your salary.

You don't get any salary from your employer?
But you cannot work because you have to go into quarantine?

Then you might receive compensation for loss of earnings.
This means: You receive money from the state pension insurance (OASI).
You can find more information about this here: LINK


Last modification 01.07.2021

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