The funeral service administrators launched into a three-day strike to get the federal government’s consideration to remodel the funeral trade.
Avbob’s spokesperson, Marius du Plessis stated they’d no selection apart from to shut their branches due to concern of violence and intimidation.
“We’ve got obligations to satisfy to our prospects. Once they purchase funeral insurance coverage from us or they name us to carry out a service, they depend on us to fulfill their expectations.”
The corporate stated the shut branches will open when it appears secure for the workers.
Avbob’s funeral service has greater than 200 branches throughout the nation.
The strike is predicted to finish on Wednesday with the hope that the federal government will reply to their calls for.
Presently, our bodies haven’t been collected at many non-public and authorities mortuaries.
Households of deceased ones have been compelled to postpone funerals.