Trade unions are big on accusing business of unfair labour practices. How about they look at how labour is conducting itself too?
On Tuesday last week Moses Legodi came home to find his neighbours battling to put out a fire threatening to engulf his house. They succeeded -- but it was too late to save his car, which had already been destroyed by the flames.
Legodi is an accounts manager at Amalgamated Beverage Industries’s (ABI) Pretoria West depot. As the strike at the soft drink producer called by the Food and Allied Workers’ Union (Fawu) raged on in its third week, workers on both sides of the industrial action are counting their personal losses.
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