Lundbeck and WSA follow Novo Nordisk's lead – will pay abortion-related travel costs for US employees

Other Danish life science firms are monitoring the situation, while some have decided they will not change their policies.

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Lundbeck and WS Audiology are following in the footsteps of other large Danish firms like Novo Nordisk and Vestas by announcing that they will economically support employees who need to travel to get a legal abortion in the US.

Lundbeck tells MedWatch that the pharmaceutical firm will provide financial support for its 1000 employees in the US if they live in a state where abortion is banned.

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