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Click here to view the amendment of the Directions issued in terms of Regulation 10(7) of the Regulations made in under section 27(2) of the Disaster Management Act, 2002 (Act No.57 of 2002) : Measures to prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19 in the public transport services

 

Click hereto access the quick guide a Q & A for business operations during the Lock Down updated as of 26 March 2020

Download a draft employee communique for the COVID-19 Shutdown

Click here to access the quick guide to Business Relief Measures

Click here to access the quick guide to accessing the National Disaster Benefit (NDB) via UIF

The Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs with respect to the response to Covid-19 on 25 March 2020 can be found here

Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Transport on 26 March 2020

Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services on 26 March 2020

Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Co-operative Governance and traditional affairs on 26 March 2020

The Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services on 26 March 2020 can be found here

Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Transport on 26 March 2020

The Government Gazette issued by the Department of Transport on 26 March 2020 can be found here

Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Communication and Digital Services on 26 March 2020

The Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Home Affairs on 26 March 2020 can be found here. 

Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Transport on 26 March 2020

The DEL has released steps in respect of the administration of Temporary Employer Relief Scheme as well as the National Disaster Fund COVID-19.

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The lockdown regulations where released on the eve of 25 March 2020.

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In this webinar Johnny Goldberg and John Botha discuss the latest information COVID-19 withing the workplace and the national lockdown

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Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Transport on 25 March 2020

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Click here to view the Media briefing – Remarks by Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition Ebrahim Patel

During the lockdown period many business and staff will be required to work from home.

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Speaking notes by Ms. Thoko Didiza, MP Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development.
A Message to the Agriculture and Food Sector of South Africa.

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Essential and critical business continuity services will need to remain open to support the health sector and to keep our people healthy, safe, and secure under these extraordinary conditions. Read more

View the list of Critical Services required during the imposition of restricted movement during COVID-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the national on 23 March 2020 on the escalated measure to combat COVID-19

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Click here to view the Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS)

Click here to view the media statement delivered by Minister of Police, General Bheki Cele and Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Mr Ronald Lamola on the Occasion of the Implementation of COVID-19 Disaster Management Regulations

Download the Easy Aid Guide for employers for UIF benefits

Notice on Compensation for Occupationally-acquired Novel Corona virus disease (COVID-19) under  Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 130 of 1993 as amended.

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Click here to view the Circular to all employers in the Road Freight and Logistics Industry

THE CORONAVIRUS: IMPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES ​Introduction   The Department of Health has confirmed 202 cases of the novel Read More

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Potential policy, practice and labour relations responses to the Coronavirus impact to manage risk and drive sustainability.

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The announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on 16 March 2020 regarding the evolving COVID-19 epidemic and emergency measures, has left Read More

Click here to view the Department of Employment and Labour Workplace Preparedness document

Over the past week, the panic surrounding the Corona virus has stepped up a notch given the entrance of COVID-19 Read More

In this webinar Johnny Goldberg and John Botha discuss the focus on management systems, tracking and best practice of Coronavirus within the workplace

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Download the Government Gazette issued by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on 17 March 2020

Directive by DRC Board in respect of the response to COVID-19

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Urgent communication regarding COVID-19 and it’s impact to dispute resolutions process within NBCRFLI

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Urgent directive in respect if access to the Labour and Labour Appeal Courts and service and filing of documents in light of COVID-19

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Commision for Consiliation, Mediation and Arbitration urgent directive in respect of the response to COVID-19

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Metal and Engineering Industries Bargaining Council urgent circular in respect of the response to COVID-19

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In reaction to the COVID-19 Coronavirus and its rapid spread and the leadership required to ensure a healthy and safe Read More

Claude Baissac, CEO of Eunomix, Johnny Goldberg, CEO of Global Business Solutions and Mike Schüssler, economist at Economist.co.za

The Department of Employment and Labour (DEL) issued a statement on 17 March 2020, click here for full statement

Printable poster on the proper procedure to follow when washing hands

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Printable poster on how to minimise the spread of COVID-19

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First published Business Brief The President’s address on the evening of 15 March 2020 sets out a range of measures Read More

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the national on 15 March 2020 on the measure to combat COVID-19

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The President’s address on the evening of 15 March 2020 set out a range of measures that have been and Read More

In this webinar John Botha discusses the high level business framework, human resources and labour relations response to the Coronavirus

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