WORKERS RIGHTS

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Another first for clothing workers
Rainbow workers not guilty
A milestone!

THE settlement signed between the Chemical Workers Industrial Union and Sasol will surely go down asa milestone in South African labour history.

Leyland

After reaching a deadlock and having to go to arbitration the FOSATU affiliate Western Province Motor Assembly Workers Union and Leyland reached a new agreement covering the Cape plants.

Long bitter struggle at Frame has ended

The longest recognition struggle in South African labour history has come to an end. Nearly 2 000 National Union of Textile Worker members at the giant Frametex mill, the heart of the Frame complex at New Germany near Pinetown, now have the right to be represented by their union.

Supervisors demand to be recognised union members

Are supervisors workers or part of management? This question is being raised in many companies as more and more supervisors want to join a union.

"Retrenchment an excuse to get rid of me" says 55-year-old Brown Lung victim

If it hadn't been for the National Union of Textile Workers Brown Lung Campaign, Gretta Maphumulo wouldn't have known exactly what she was suffering from.

Jaguar workers stage mass walk-out

About 200 Jaguar shoe workers recently staged a mass walkout of a meeting called by the TUCSA affiliated National Union of Leatherworkers.

Breakthrough at Noodsberg

Despite the hostile attitudes of several companies in the Pietermaritzburg area, some important gains have been made by several Fosatu unions.

Twenty years of the fascist republic: Part two
Cosatu News

Cosatu News, published by COSATU, the Congress of South African Trade Unions, documents the struggle of workers to gain power in the workplace in order to improve wages and work conditions and ultimately to replace capitalism with socialism.

Cape Western Region Fact Paper on Work of Dependents Conference presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1972

Cape Western Region Fact Paper on Work of Dependents Conference presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 18 October 1972, discussing: Apartheid legislation, prisons, detention, support for prisoners, rehabilitation.

Transvaal Region Fact Paper on the Alexandra Hostels for the Black Sash National Conference 1972

Transvaal Region Fact Paper on the Alexandra Hostels for the Black Sash National Conference delivered on 17 October 1972, discussing: Apartheid, hostels, living conditions for workers, social structures.

Fact Paper on Employer and Employee Relationships and Low Wage Structure Presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1972

Fact Paper on Employer and Employee Relationships and Low Wage Structure Presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 17 October 1972, discussing: Employer and employee relations, wages, worker's rights, black labour, human relations, private enterprise, job reservation, apprenticeship, edu

"Excuse me, doctor, but your chargeslip is showing!"
COSATU Congress 1987
NACTU: Workers` charter on health and safety - 1988
Workers demand a living wage

A booklet created by the Commercial Catering and Allied Workers Union of South Africa (CCAWUSA) which explains how companies are controlled and how shareholders get money from shares. It also talks about workers demands, the increase of the wages and their rights to strike.

Labour and labour laws in South Africa
African trade unions and the new powers

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