As an employee you may have found yourself involved in the debate on “medical testing” and your personal medical information to see if you are fit to do the job you have applied for. And in many cases these medical tests are somewhat invasive and often a bit embarrassing. And although there is nothing preventing […]
Durban – The indirectly forced registration of health and safety practitioners in South Africa under the Construction Regulations, 2014 have been reported ad nauseam since 2013, and recently surfaced on Social media again. The registration process is now going to be tested for the first time, in a court of law. A Durban based HSE […]
Under certain Safety, Health and Environmental legislation, there are instances when it is lawful for an employee to refuse to work.
Since 2014, working in Construction Health & Safety has become a difficult task. This is because of the introduction of the Construction Regulations that stipulates a person who is to be appointed as a “Health & Safety Agent”, must be registered with the South African Council for Project & Construction Management Professions, a public protector […]