Netherlands - Hospital employees receive pay increase - January 31, 2020

Members of trade union FNV have agreed to a pay deal reached in December 2019 for 200,000 employees working in hospitals. Employees covered by the collective agreement will receive a total pay increase of 8% over 27 months. In addition, to help obtain a better work-life balance, they will receive additional recovery time after on-call duty, extended from six to eight hours.

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For more information, please contact Paul de Beer or Oana Ciuca or Sjaak van der Velden, De Burcht (Scientific Bureau for the Dutch Trade Union Movement) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Mehmet Koksal
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