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Carbon Tax Act (15/2019)
16 July 2019, Tuesday
Carbon Tax Act (15/2019) To provide for the imposition of a tax on the carbon dioxide (CO2) equivalent of greenhouse gas emissions; and to provide for matters connected therewith....
Check that your legal posters are up to date:
16 July 2019, Tuesday
ACT When updated 2019 Occupational Health & Safety Act 01/06/2018 2019 Employment Equity Act 21/07/2018 2019 Tobacco Act (Optional) 01/07/2018 2019 Compensation of Injuries & Diseases Act (COID) 02/04/2018...
Changes made in government 2019:
16 July 2019, Tuesday
Old New Minister Deputy minister / s Department of Environmental Affairs Department of Environment, Forestry & Fisheries Barbara Creecy Maggie Sotyu Department of Agriculture Department of Agriculture, Land Reform...
FSSC 22000 V5 UPGRADE
16 July 2019, Tuesday
Look out for the new FSSC 22000 V5 scheme which will be published this month.Some of the main reasons for the changes are: Publication of the new ISO 22000:2018 standard Compliance...
CHOOSING A FIRST AID TRAINING PROVIDER
16 July 2019, Tuesday
Current Department of Labour First Aid Training Providers (who have an old CI number) must re-apply for accreditation to offer First Aid Unit standards from the Quality Council for...
New PoPI ACT
16 July 2019, Tuesday
The implementation date for the Protection of Personal Information (PoPI) Act is drawing closer, and companies need to review how they gather, process and retain personal information. Social media...
CLEAN ENERGY JOBS GROWING
16 July 2019, Tuesday
The clean-energy (green energy) industry in USA has grown at 3.6% in 2018, ;   3,26 million people in USA now work in clean energy (National nonpartisan business group, E2...
ISO22000:2018 – MAIN CORE CONCEPTS
16 July 2019, Tuesday
CONCEPT REQUIREMENT Context of the organization Range of issues that can affect, positively or negatively, the way an organization manages its food safety responsibilities. Issues Can be internal or...
CONSTRUCTION WORK PERMIT
16 July 2019, Tuesday
In terms of GN 850 dated 17 August 2018 the Department of Labour confirmed that a client who intends to have construction work carried out, must at least 30...
LISTERIOSIS AND STATUTORY REQUIREMENTS
16 July 2019, Tuesday
Regulations in terms of the Foodstuffs, Disinfectants & Cosmetics Act Government Gazette 41730 GN 638 The Regulations were amended to impose stricter controls after the recent listeriosis epidemic in the...