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Poll: How many paternity leave days does your company offer?

Hi community,

I am wondering how many paternity days each of your companies within Switzerland give.

We know that woman by law have 14 to 16 weeks of maternity leave. But men only have 1 to 2 days by law (although some parties are trying to get this law modified).

Some companies decide to give as a benefit more paternity leave days, for example a couple of weeks.

On this link, you will find a quick Google Form where you can participate with your anonymous feedback so we can gather more information about the situation in different companies within Switzerland.

In some days, I will logically share the results of the poll on this thread.

Thanks for participating!

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Old 19.11.2015, 11:19
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days your company offers?

None, i had a vasectomy
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None, i had a vasectomy
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days your company offers?

None - but then I am a self employed contractor.
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Sorry to hear that
I'm certainly not at my age, don't want any more of the little buggars running around under my feet !
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days your company offers?

I'm not clicking on any links, but I can tell you that I had one day... then had to work the following Saturday to catch up anyway!
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days your company offers?

Under which law does a man have the right to a day off work? I know of no law, maybe a company is generous, but legally I don't know of any free time.
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days your company offers?

Anonymous, except for the mandatory company name.

What's the purpose of this survey? Who is it for?
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days does your company offer?

You have this information in the following site:

http://www.babywelten.ch/baby/baby-f...rschaftsurlaub

And this one too:

http://www.srf.ch/konsum/themen/arbe...is-grosszuegig
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Re: Poll: How many paternity leave days does your company offer?

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Thanks! Great Links!

@Mirfield, it's for myself, I am just curious. Telling on which company you have that benefit still doesn't allow anybody to identify you. So yes, it's anonymous
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Old 19.11.2015, 19:13
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Telling on which company you have that benefit still doesn't allow anybody to identify you.
It does if you're the only English speaker in a small company.

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It does if you're the only English speaker in a small company.

Tom
Then feel free not to answer it...
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