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Labour Relations Act, 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995)

National Bargaining Council for the Road Freight and Logistics Industry (NBCRFLI)

Main Collective Agreement

Part 10 : Provisions applicable to particular categories of employees

60. HAZCHEM employees



1) A danger allowance must be paid to HAZCHEM employees. The allowance shall be 0,5% based on determined minimum wages for HAZCHEM employees calculated on either the weekly minimum wage in respect of weekly paid employees or on the monthly minimum wage in respect of monthly paid employees.


2) For the purposes of this clause, a "HAZCHEM employee" means a driver who is qualified as a Dangerous Goods Driver and holds an appropriate Dangerous Goods Permit and the driver's assistant who accompanies the driver and who are both employed specifically to transport dangerous goods of a company which is registered accordingly to operate as a transporter of dangerous goods.