Extension Of Collective Agreements

International and foreign comparators are informed that the practice of extending collective agreements to non-parties is not particular and, finally, some remarks are made on the limitation of the right to strike. For the purposes of the definition in section 213, the test for determining whether two or more jobs are held by the same employer requires consideration of their size, function or organization. The meaning given to a word in relation to this section applies to the entire law, unless the context in which it is used indicates otherwise (AMCU vs. Chamber of Mines acting in its own name &obo Harmony Gold Mining supra by 49-51). The finding that the legal definition applies to the concept of `workplace` means that the extension of collective agreements within the meaning of Article 23(2) of the EC Treaty.