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"The subject of national minimum wage to protect the vulnerable workers will be one of central subjects for discussion at the upcoming Labour Indaba - Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant has appealed to stakeholders representing the interests of…Continue
Before proceeding on retrenchment exercises, employers generally seek legal advice before proceeding. But this week on skills portal Ivan Israelstam raises a very important question, namely:do employers realise that they should allow potential…Continue
South Africa's domestic workers will soon be covered by the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases (Coida) Act, Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant announced on Saturday 6 September 2014.The minister, who held a Domestic Worker Imbizo at…Continue
How many skills-universe members involved in skills development have knowledge of - or have participated in - Training Layoff Scheme training? According to Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant only R20 million - less than 2 percent of the Training…Continue
Minimum wageLabour Minister Mildred Oliphant says her department will launch a major investigation into the modalities for the introduction of a national minimum wage in a bid to close pay inequalities. Minister Oliphant was talking to journalists…Continue
The Basic Conditions Amendment Act of 2013 and its Administrative Regulations published on 29 August 2014 came into effect on 1 September 2014. The objectives of the amendments to the Basic Conditions of Employment Act are to:address government’s…Continue
Do you have a landscaping service? Many services consist of a driver in a bakkie (who remains in the bakkie) and a few men who tackle the law with a mower and clip the undergrowth in a stylised or hedged manner. But who trains the people providing…Continue
Courtesy of Bowman Gilfillan and SASLAW Western Cape - please see attached PDF file of the Labour Relations Amendment Act 6 of 2014.…Continue
The Department of Labour has expressed happiness at the fact that President Jacob Zuma has acceded to legislative amendments to the Labour Relations Act following protracted engagements with social partners.Following lengthy discussions with social…Continue
President Jacob Zuma has, in terms of section 84(2)(a) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, assented to the Labour Relations Amendment Act, 2004 (Act No.6 of 2014). The Act seeks to, among others:(a) Respond to the increased…Continue