President Jacob Zuma has signed the Labour Relations Amendment Act into law. According to the Presidency, the Act seeks to:
1. Respond to the increase in informalisation of labour
2. Ensure that labour legislation gives effect to fundamental constitutional rights
3. Enhance the effectiveness of the labour courts and the CCMA
4. Clarify uncertainties
For a consultation on what this means for your company, please contact your nearest GBS branch.
Please note that more details are to follow.