• Protection of Pregnant Women

Publication: Protection of Pregnant Women

03 May 2017

The provisions related to the protection of pregnant, having given birth and breastfeeding women are provided in articles L.331-1 and following of the Labour Code.

These provisions concern every women, without taking into account their age or nationality, married or not, who are legally bound by an employment or apprenticeship contract or who are occupied as students during school holidays, providing they do not benefit from more favourable provisions by effect of law or resulting from the application of a collective bargaining agreement.