To keep pace with evolving living costs, as determined by the Statistics and Economic Studies bureau (STATEC), the main social parameters in the Index 814.40, applicable 1 January 2019, increase the social minimum salaries. The Index also introduces new lower rates for employers’ mutuality and implements a new reform in the rate of accidents at work. This infographic summarises those changes.
What we think
With such social rates for 2019, Luxembourg remains a country where social charges are competitive while motivating employers to implement an efficient policy against accidents at work thanks to a reduced rate when such policy has been successful.