Unia represents the interests of all employees and offers its members individual advice, legal protection and further services.

Member services

Coronavirus: what are my rights?

Do I have a right to get paid if I am sent home with a fever? Is my employer allowed to order a quarantine? Here you will find the answers to the most frequently asked questions.

Knowing Your Rights

Do you know your rights as an employee without a Swiss passport? Do you want to bring your family to Switzerland? Unia members receive information and support on all matters related to residential status.

Working Conditions in Switzerland

Working Conditions in Switzerland

Employees enjoy only limited protection under Swiss law. The best protection is offered by collective labour agreements negotiated between trade unions and employers.

Unemployed: what to do?

Register immediately as an unemployed person, even if you have just received notice of termination and are still in employment.