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Obesity in the workplace

Obesity and illnesses related to obesity in South Africa are regarded by many medical practitioners as a pandemic. In medical terms a person with a

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Sleeping on duty

Employees sleeping on duty is a problem for any employer.  Being tired can affect an employee’s concentration, co-ordination and reaction speed as well as negatively

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Maternity leave

Employers should be aware of maternity leave and what their employees are entitled to when they are pregnant and what obligations employees have towards the employer.

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Changing the terms and conditions

All employers have two goals:  to make a profit and be sustainable.  Employers should therefore regularly evaluate all factors that can have an influence on

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Policies and procedures

The relationship between the employer and the employee is based on mutual benefits and respect.  Clear rules and guidelines ensure that friction and misunderstandings are

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Misconduct after hours

The general rule is that an employee’s actions outside the working environment and after hours is not the employer’s concern and may the employer not

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Dealing with the CCMA

What is the CCMA? The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) was established as an independent, apolitical dispute resolution body in terms of the

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