‘You know too much’: Firm tries to block ex-staffer’s new job
The safety gear company had a gripe about ‘trade secrets’ but a judge was having none of it
A safety products manufacturer has tried to stop a former salesperson from working in the industry, claiming he knows the company’s trade secrets.
North Safety Products, the SA segment of a global manufacturer with branches across the country, makes goggles, protective clothing and other safety gear.
It recently tried to institute a civil claim against Marshall Naidoo after he left its KwaZulu-Natal operation. ..