Dictionary of Dutchness


The Sociale Verzekeringsbank (social insurance bank) dates back to 1901 when it was set up to administer accident insurance. Today it delivers a string of national insurance benefits. These include the state pension scheme set up in 1957 and child benefit which was launched in 1941. The SVB has 4.6 million clients.


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