LIMUSA Rejects Short-time plans by the company Frigo Glass

The Liberated Metalworkers Union of South Africa (LIMUSA) condemns the plans  by  Frigo Glass to introduce unfair short-time at all costs. The company has been in consultation with unions regarding introduction of short-time and has informed the reasons for such short-time to be reduction of orders by Coca-Cola.

Upon the union’s engagements and investigation, we have discovered that there are no facts on reduction orders by Coca-Cola as per allegations by the company.  It has been come evident that these actions by the company are purely informed by maximization of profits by management. LIMUSA categorically reject the plans to introduce short-time in light of socio-economic difficulties confronting workers for reasons of maximisation of profits.        


Outa to challenge the Aarto Amendment Act

Engineering News writes that the Organization Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) said on Friday it plans to mount a legal challenge against the amendment of the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Act. President Cyril Ramaphosa earlier this year assented to and signed the Aarto Amendment Bill, making it law. Implementation now awaits the law being gazetted with a […]