SAPTU (South African Parastatal and Tertiary Institutions Union) has welcomed the Labour Court docket’s ruling that the EFF has no enterprise handling labour factors and would possibly per chance drag away that to unions.
Johannesburg Labour Court docket Performing Advance to a resolution Reghana Tulk told the political occasion to register as a replace union if it insists on acting treasure a replace union. The enlighten acknowledged as the EFF became once no longer a workers’ union, its contributors’ actions undermined the dispute resolution processes prescribed by the Labour Family contributors Act (LRA).
SAPTU in December final year condemned the EFF the exercise of “labour desks” to get workers to hitch the occasion.
“These so-referred to as labour desks are no longer labour unions and can’t offer workers honest labour strengthen and recommendation,” SAPTU customary secretary Adv Ben van der Walt acknowledged in an announcement this day.
“We wander workers no longer to be swept up by the EFF’s irresponsible and unobtainable promises on labour factors.
“Political parties attain no longer private the powers to intervene in the net site of job prescribed to unions thru the Labour Family contributors Act. The EFF makes a lot of noise, however they devise no longer private any authority on this discipline.
“We are capable of welcome any workers who are disappointed with their labour representation. We are legally registered as a union and boast better than sixty years of appropriate records and skills,” Van der Walt acknowledged.