Union to interdict SAA over more than 900 retrenchments
A new wage offer is on the table, however, and if accepted, the damaging strike could be be averted
In yet another twist to the drama unfolding at SAA, the SA Transport and Allied Workers Union (Satawu) said on Thursday that it will interdict SAA’s plan to retrench more than 900 employees.
Satawu, which is not one of the recognised unions at SAA, is in a majority union coalition with Solidarity and the Aviation Union of Southern Africa (Ausa) at subsidiary SAA Technical (SAAT). However, it does have some members at SAA...