Labour consultant and former CCMA director, Nerine Khan, says we're officially in strike season.
Factors contributing to this are the state of the economy, workers are making demands as they are feeling the pinch of price increases, petrol costs and are trying to pass this onto their employers.— Nerine Khan, labour consultant
Certain services are essential and based on those essentials, the right to strike is limited if it affects life, limb and state entities.— Nerine Khan, labout consultant
Nikiwe Bikitsha (standing in for John Robbie) spoke to Khan about a possible strike at MTN and the ICASA strike now in it's sixth week, the ongoing strikes at Eskom and the employees in the fuel sector downing tools.
For the full conversation, listen here: