What do I do if my employer returns from an overseas trip and is in quarantine?

The employer cannot use the services of his or her employee due to mandatory isolation. He or she will pay the employee’s salary as though they had come to work normally.

 The Federal Council decided that, after 6 July 2020, any person entering Swizerland from a country or zone with a high risk of infection must enter a 10-day quarantine.

The list of countries and regions concerned is updated regularly by the Federal Office of Public Health at:


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