Labour

New labour laws for back pain at work

The department of labour has introduced a set of draft regulations that aims to protect employees from “ergonomic strain” which may cause or aggravate a musculoskeletal-disorder. The regulations which were officially gazetted for public comment on Friday, 27 January, will require South African employers to consider any “ergonomic strain” placed on their employees – failing which could see them …

New labour laws for back pain at workRead More »