Top Firms Often Have Plenty of Family Perks

Working Mother magazine gives some detail about top-tier companies. At giant Swiss bank UBS, new parents get $150 worth of meals. The silicone supplier Dow Corning gives pregnant women the best parking spots. And at the utility company American Electric Power, it's not just mothers who get priority. The company's health and dental policy covers household pets too, including sick snakes and other exotic animals.

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