Switzerland offers 14 weeks of job-protected maternity leave, paid at 80 percent of usual income.
this could be a positive for wag employees.
Out of 185 nations,....., New Guinea and the United States are the only ones without a guarantee of paid maternity leave. In the States, if you have worked long enough for a company with 50 or more employees, you get 12 weeks of unpaid leave to care for a newborn, adopted or foster child. Only in California, New Jersey and Rhode Island is any provision made for paid leave in these circumstances.