|Retrenched workers paid R2 500|
|Rehiring of workers becomes prime issue|
|Litemaster workers win R800 000 in biggest claim awarded by court|
|Tough year ahead for workers but retrenchments can be fought|
|Volkswagen backs down|
|A retrenched worker talks|
|Bosses send workers home to die|
|Motor industry attacked for putting profits before people|
The year 1983 will test the strength of the trade union movement. Our organisation will be attacked by retrenchment and opportunist political leadership will try and carry workers with them into the false promise of new constitutional structures.
Retrenchment Is cAused by the free market system that places profit before people. But with organisation we can fight retrenchment.
|Breakthrough at Dorbyl||
The giant Dorbyl group, which has been hit by a number of strikes over retrenchment, has backed down on its refusal to negotiate severance pay at factory-level.
|Barlows company refuses to discuss retrenchments with shop stewards||
For the second time SA Traction Manufacturing at Germiston has refused to negotiate retrenchments with the Metal and Allied Workers Union.
|Motor merger slammed|
|Ice cream workers freeze lay-offs|
|Fight every retrenchment|
|Retrenchments: defend Steele Brothers|
|The struggle in perspective: some ideas||
Article by the United Democratic Front in which the Front looks at the crisis facing the ruling party as a result of contradictions in South African capitalism.