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: 15-12-2021

news shutterstockIn our Tuesday morning roundup, see
summaries of our selection of recent South African
labour-related reports.

healthcareBusinessLive reports that almost two-thirds of healthcare workers in the Sisonke Covid-19 vaccine trial, one of the world’s biggest, have not yet taken booster shots, and they only have 10 working days to do so.

education blackboard thumb medium80 92Fin24 reports that while teacher unions survey their members and consult with memberships about their stance on mandatory Covid-19 vaccination, private schools have been gaining momentum in their vaccination drives.

newsTimesLIVE reports that according to the Gauteng health department, a Tshwane district Covid-19 vaccination team was robbed at gunpoint in Soshanguve, north of Pretoria, on Saturday.

miner thumb medium90 104Mining Weekly reports that stakeholders who attended MineSafe 2021 on 25 November recommitted themselves to working towards the elimination of fatalities, injuries and occupational diseases on SA’s mines in pursuit of Zero Harm and to ensure each employee returned from work unharmed every day.