The historic practice of issuing Motor Body Repairers’ insurer Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with outdated labour rates is creating havoc in the Motor Body Repair Industry and threatening not only growth and employment, but the sustainability of the entire sector.
SAMBRA Free State & Northern Cape Members: Remember to submit your AGM RSVP. The SAMBRA & RMI AGMs will take on 26 September 2019, and RSVPs must be submitted by 16 September.
The SAMBRA Western Cape AGM took place on 5 September 2019. The event was well attended, and pertinent issues affecting SAMBRA and the wider industry were discussed within the theme, “Building Connections & Embracing Change”.
Recent cases of delayed payments from PRASA to SAMBRA members have lead us to believe that this entity is experiencing financial constraints. Please read on to review the actions you need to take if you have outstanding PRASA invoices, or if you are currently repairing any PRASA vehicles.
Attention all SAMBRA members: Please review and download the latest update from Matasis Trustees regarding Nzalo Insurance Services.
John Hempel from RMI4OHS will be conducting OHS training in Durban, East London and PE in the coming weeks. Register more than one delegate from your business, and you could qualify for a discount! This course is a must for all SAMBRA members.
A reminder to all Western Cape SAMBRA Members that First Aid Training (Level 1 & CPR – NQF Level 1) will take place at RMI house in Parow on 28 and 29 August 2019.
This is a friendly reminder that the RMI will host a seminar on The Management of Discipline and the Dismissal of Employees on Wednesday, 14 August 2019. Space is limited, so book & pay today.
Despite the recent interest rate cut and drop in petrol price, the cost of motoring continues to rise steadily. The monthly mobility basket, which comprises vehicle instalments, fuel, insurance and maintenance fees, is 3% higher than last year, and 28% higher than five years ago.
On the 18th of July 2019, we celebrated Mandela Day. This is how the staff at RMI gave back to their communities.