Early retirement rules implemented for firefighters

Spain
After lengthy campaigning, negotiations and the legislative process, new retirement rules have come into effect allowing firefighters to retire earlier than 65. The new rules will be introduced in stages with the minimum age set at 63 for 2008 and then 61 for 2009. The minimum age from then on will be 60 or 59 if firefighters have at least 35 years of contributions. [Read more at > FSP-UGT (ES)->http://www.fspugt.es/index.php/mod.noticias/mem.detalle/idnoticia.3599/cat.1046] [And at > FSAP-CCOO (ES)->http://www.fsap.ccoo.es/webfsap/menu.do?Actualidad:Sindical:Actualidad:18740]

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