Stepping up to the challenge



Wielding knives, cleavers and saws all day makes a butcher's trade a risky one, so insurance against injury is essential. In Switzerland, butchers tend to be independently-minded small businessmen, and just over 100 years ago they set up their own mutual insurance society - Metzger-Versicherungen. More recently, the company has extended the cover it offers to less risk prone workers - florists, opticians and chemists - but it still remains a small organisation. Metzger-Versicherungen has only 3

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