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Labour Law Feature

Recently a European court has ruled that the time you spend travelling to work and back can be now be counted as actual work.

The court ruled that train and bus delays, overly full carriages, traffic jams and the like, are just some of the things commuters have to put up with.
According to QZ.com, The European Court of Justice has ruled that people who commute to their areas of work should count the time travelling as labour time.
This particularly applies to workers who don’t have fixed day-to-day office positions and often require to work at various different locations (electricians, plumbers, etc).
We would love to hear what the thoughts of South Africans are in this regard. Feel free to comment with your own views on the subject or contact johan@leeuwmar.co.za