Posts tagged with ‘labour’

  • Getting the disciplinary hearing right

    In order to establish the conduct employers expect from their employees in the workplace, all employers must adopt disciplinary procedures…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Het jy ‘n Zimbabwiër in diens? Alles wat jy moet weet van die nuwe Zimbabwiese Permitvrystellingsbedeling

    In April 2009 het die Departement van Binnelandse Sake die Zimbabwiese Bedelingsprojek (ZBP) geïmplementeer wat ten doel gehad het om:…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Employing a Zimbabwean? Everything you need to know about the new Zimbabwean Exemption Permit Dispensation

    In April 2009 the Department of Home Affairs implemented the Dispensation of Zimbabweans Project (DZP), which had as its main…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The Employers Guide to: Terminating an Employment Contract during the Annual Shutdown

    As we are nearing the end of the year, many employers will embark on an annual shutdown of their businesses…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Paternity leave may soon be standard

    An extract from the proposed amendments to leave provisions in the Basic Conditions of Employment Act. Fathers play an important…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The Right to Strike in South Africa

    “Collective bargaining without the right to strike amounts to collective begging. It is thus imperative that if workers cannot collectively…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Everything you need to know about overtime payment, answered in 8 questions

    What is overtime? Overtime is regarded as all hours that employees work in excess of their normal hours. The Basic…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • How to strike legally

    The Labour Relations Act, No 66 of 1995 (LRA) defines a strike as “the partial or complete concerted refusal to…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Opportunistic trade unions and their rights in the workplace

    The right to freedom of association and the guaranteed right to form and join trade unions and to engage in…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Changes to the Whistle Blowers Act – how it impacts employers and employees

    Amendments to the Protected Disclosures Act (Act No. 5 of 2017: Protected Disclosures Amendment Act, 2017) was approved on 2…

    by Chante Hobbs