Today's Labour News

newsThis news aggregator site highlights South African labour news from a wide range of internet and print sources. Each posting has a synopsis of the source article, together with a link or reference to the original. Postings cover the range of labour related matters from industrial relations to generalist human resources.

Last Update: 20-03-2019

bladenzimandeNews24 reports that despite 6,638 security personnel working in four regions across the country, 24 trains and 289 coaches were vandalised or were subject to theft between October 2018 and February 2019.  

prasaFin24 reports that the board of the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) has placed various executives on special leave or suspension.  

sapsNews24 reports that National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole has condemned the killing of two off-duty police officers in two separate incidents in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) in less than 24 hours.  

labourcourtsMiningmx reports that the Association of Mineworkers & Construction Union’s (Amcu’s) efforts to broaden industrial action failed after the Labour Court on Friday judged a secondary strike bid to be unprotected, thereby preventing the union and its members from undertaking such action.  

newsThe Star reports that a Roodepoort gardener has died after six bull terriers mauled him to death while at work.  The man was at his employer's house in Ruimsig on Wednesday when the dogs attacked him.