12. June 2012

FRIWO pleased with the award berufundfamilie (jobandfamily)

Family-friendly into the future: Renewed certification "berufundfamilie" (job and family)

On June 2012 FRIWO Gerätebau was awarded again for their family-friendly personnel policies. In a ceremony in Berlin managing director Felix Zimmermann received the certificate issued by berufundfamilie gGmbH (job and family - an initiative of the Hertie Foundation). Among the 371 German outstanding employers are 202 companies, 120 institutions and 49 universities.

FRIWO is one of the 129 employers this year to obtain the certificate for the second time.

More than 200 FRIWO employees will benefit from the family-friendly offering. Already implemented measures include holiday childcare, subsidized massages, flu shots, mentoring concepts for trainees and more. With the audit FRIWO have embarked on a sustained process of family-friendly personnel policies. FRIWO will not rest on their laurels but constantly work on the expansion of the company offering to help their employees balance work and family.