The Powers Of Ccma Commissioners

The Powers Of Ccma Commissioners

In the interests of resolving labour disputes, CCMA commissioners have been given a wide variety of powers including the power to: Subpoena witnesses and documents On authorisation, enter and inspect any premises on which any relevant document or other object is to be...
Employees Who Blow The Whistle Are Protected

Employees Who Blow The Whistle Are Protected

The Protected Disclosures Act no. 26 of 2000 (PDA) protects employees from reprisals as a result of having blown the whistle on the employer. This applies whether the disclosure in question is made to authorities within or outside of the company/organisation...
Without Proof Your Case Goes Poof!

Without Proof Your Case Goes Poof!

To have a chance of winning a case at CCMA, a party must present proof to the arbitrator. In the days when I arbitrated CCMA matters, parties argued their cases before me very vehemently, passionately and in great detail but often brought little or no support for...