Golden Arrow bus workers to picket over working conditions

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File: Gautrain, wage negotiations reached a deadlock after Numsa rejected the company's offer for a 4.1% increase and benefits.


JOHANNESBURG - Golden Arrow bus workers are expected to picket outside its depots in Cape Town.

The workers are accusing the company of changing working conditions without consultation.

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Numsa regional secretary, Vuyo Lufele is quoted as saying that the changes mean workers will be paid almost half the amount they used to get for overtime.

Golden Arrow denies this.

The workers have threatened to strike if their grievances aren't addressed.