Legal and Survey

Short Summary of your Rights

This is a short Summary of the Swiss trade agreement in the catering sector (Landesgesamtarbeitsvertrag L-GAV)

Survey on the Working Conditions in the Catering Sector

Help us, to understand the problems in the catering sector. Fill out this anonymous survey. Your datas will be treated fully anonymous and will not be published without your consent. You have full control, how far you want to go!


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Since March, many in the catering industry a.k.a. "Gastro" have been struggling with massive wage losses. Therefore, many of us listened closely when on December 18, the parliament passed 100% short-time compensation for the low wages. The first pay slips now show that the reality is far from it. Hourly wage earners get a maximum of 81%, monthly wage earners a maximum of 92%.


Read More: Broken Promise: Gastro-Workers wont get full Wage Compensation

Since the beginning of the COVID 19 pandemic, the catering industry has also been suffering. Since summer, the situation has become more desperate. The closures may be appropriate to the situation, but without compensation many businesses will not survive the next few months. We, the Workers in the catering sector have to defend ourselves now

Read more: Demands for the Catering Sector