Archive for Nov 2016

RACISM WILL NOT BE TOLERATED IN THE WORKPLACE

“A k*ffir must not tell me what to do” – Racism and hate-speech at work In a landmark constitutional court decision, the court expressed itself clearly on racism at work – in the context of an employee uttering the words ‘I can’t understand how k*ffirs think’ and ‘A k*ffir must not tell me what to…

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NEW DOMESTIC WORKER MINIMUM WAGES: 01 DECEMBER 2016 UNTIL 30 NOVEMBER 2017

South Africa’s Domestic Worker Sector is to have a new upwardly adjusted minimum wage with effect from 1 December 2016. The latest relief ahead of the festive season will be applicable until 30 November 2017. The minimum wage adjustment is in line with the Basic Conditions of Employment Act which is regulated through the Sectoral…

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