Social security enables salaried and self-employed workers to benefit from insurance coverage in the event of:
- work-related accidents or illnesses;
- pension insurance;
The following section presents the formalities and procedures that are required with the social security bodies in Luxembourg.
You will also find the necessary procedures to be followed in the event of an accident or illness and the prevention measures for the health and safety of workers, namely with respect to hazardous jobs.
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