Unions win fight to stop SAA retrenchments
The judge said issuing notices of retrenchment was ‘procedurally unfair’ and ruled that they be withdrawn
SAA trade unions won a crucial victory in the labour court on Friday when judge André van Niekerk set aside the retrenchment notices issued to employees by the business rescue practitioners.
This further complicates the struggle over the future of SAA. Business rescue practitioners Les Matuson and Siviwe Dongwana are attempting to wind down the company, which would include retrenchment of all employees...