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Services and benefits

Akava Special Branches offers the members of its member organisations many diverse and useful benefits. Get to know what you can get with your membership fee!

 

Check all other benefits provided by your member organisation from your member organisation’s website.


What is the value of your membership benefits in euros?

On average per year


Individual legal and salary counselling: the cost is approximately €200/hour

200

Advice on family law and inheritance matters

200

Earnings-related unemployment benefit – Unemployment fund membership

81

Different member guidebooks (around €25 per book)

25

Trainings and events (training/day)

800

Leisure travel insurance

60

Leisure accident insurance

30

Other discounts on insurance (average)

70

Discounts for membership card holders (purchases benefits)

150

Membership magazines

70

Career services

300

A-lomat services

300

Annual benefits, euros in total

2286

              

In addition, the value of the collective labour agreement of the labour union can amount to as much as 20 per cent of your monthly salary.


All benefits cannot be measured in money

 

We, together with other unions, influence the sustainable development of working life.

 

Accomplishments of the trade union movement

  • Eight-hour workday 1917
  • Four weeks of annual leave 1971
  • Holiday bonus 1972
  • Seven-month maternity leave 1974
  • Sickness and maternity allowance renewal 1981
  • Earnings-based unemployment benefit 1984
  • Act on Equality between Women and Men 1987
  • Limitations on terminable employment 2003
  • Job alternation leave 2009
  • Change security 2010
  • Five weeks of paternity leave 2010
  • Renewal of paternal leave 2013
  • What next?