Posts tagged as ECA

Highveld news

  I am not going to say much this month, except to ask you to take note of the training which has been scheduled and the dates these courses will be run on. As indicated during the branch meetings, these courses will only be offered in the Johannesburg area, probably at the national office in […]

Electrical price indices WG160 and WG162

  Some members felt that they were not compensated adequately for the changes in material prices and wage increases as the composition of the baskets of material used by Statistics SA to compile their indices were outdated. Download PDF  

ECA Bosveld Region charity golf day 2015

Invitation to participate The Bosveld Region of the Electrical Contractors Association of South Africa and Vector magazine invite you to play, have fun and do business at this year’s golf day for ECA members, and suppliers of products and services to the electrical contracting and electrical installations sector. The proceeds of the golf day are […]

ECA Cape Town annual charity golf day

  The Region hosted its annual charity golf day at the Parow Golf Club on 20 February 2014 and the event, which drew 88 participants, was once again a great success. The fun day culminated with a prize giving and dinner for all the participants. This event would once again not have been possible without […]

Amendments to the Main Collective Agreement

  We have now been informed that the amendments to the Agreement have been finalised and submitted to the Department of Labour for approval. The most important changes are summarised here. Wages The parties to the negotiations have concluded a three-year wage agreement as follows: 1 February 2014 to 31 January 2015: minimum wages to […]

Highveld news

  I would like to welcome all our members back after the December break. I hope this year realises all your dreams and may your business see record growth! Please take note of the following meeting dates: Vaal: 4 March 2014; Wits: 12 March 2014; Highveld: 18 March 2014 and Northwest: 25 March 2014. We […]

What to do when an employee resigns

  Resignation is different from a mutual separation agreement where the employer and employee agree to end the employment relationship. It is also different from dismissal of an employee due to misconduct, capacity or operational requirements, among others. Points to consider when dealing with resignation: When your employee resigns, you should accept his resignation in […]

Calling up bank guarantees in demands

  There are a number of ways in which a party to a commercial agreement can secure the counter party’s contractual obligations. Security can take the form of guarantees, pledges and cessions in security, among others. Bank guarantees feature regularly, and are very often perceived as “standard” or “template” documents in respect of which little […]