Meeting with Minister Simona Broomes
November 30, 2015
Press Release – Meeting with Minister Simona Broomes
The Private Sector Commission (PSC) met recently with the
The Private Sector Commission pointed out that, in many instances, the employers are not aware of all the requirements under the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the other labour laws, and pledged support to the Minister’s plan to host a forum at which employers could be sensitised about these. The Minister said that the Ministry is willing to provide training on Occupational Health and Safety requirements to businesses as well as a grace period after which continuously erring businesses will have to face sanctions.
The Minister also updated the representatives of the private sector on her efforts to tackle Trafficking in Persons.