DOLE-OSHC to hold free on-line WEM Training

The Occupational Safety and Health Center is set to conduct a free online Work Environment Measurement Training Workshop on October 26-28, 2021 via the Zoom platform. This 3-day advanced training continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold free on-line WEM Training

DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Arc Welding Safety Training

The Occupational Safety and Health Center will be holding a free advanced online Arc Welding Safety Training on October 14-15. 2021. This two-day training will be conducted via the Zoom continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Arc Welding Safety Training

DOLE-OSHC conducts 17th National Occupational Safety and Health Congress Online for free

Over 29 speakers and moderators, and more than 12, 000 participants representing international organizations, governments, workers’ organizations, academe, and OSH professionals attended the 17th National Occupational Safety and Health (NOSH) continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts 17th National Occupational Safety and Health Congress Online for free

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 3, 100 new safety officers for free

A total of 3, 108 new safety officers from 2, 004 companies benefitted from the 85 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) for Safety Officer 1 and continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 3, 100 new safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC to hold the 17th National Occupational Safety and Health Congress online for free

We would like to invite everyone to the 17th National Occupational Safety and Health (NOSH) Congress on September 28-29, 2021. This Congress will showcase OSH strategies on building resilient enterprises continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold the 17th National Occupational Safety and Health Congress online for free

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 2,700 new SME safety officers for free

A total of 2,788 new safety officers from 1,986 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the 66 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 2,700 new SME safety officers for free

More than 6,700 participants benefit from DOLE-OSHC’s MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinar series

A total of 6,775 participants benefitted from the nine episodes of the MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinar series launched by the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) in May of this year. continue reading : More than 6,700 participants benefit from DOLE-OSHC’s MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinar series

DOLE-OSHC launches new television infomercial

With the tagline “Dapat laging OSHC Sigurado!” the new OSHC infomercial hits television screens nationwide today, August 21, 2021. The 30-second infomercial will be aired via the Kapamilya Channel, GMA continue reading : DOLE-OSHC launches new television infomercial

DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Crane Inspection and Rigging Safety Training

“Construction is a highly hazardous industry and sufficient knowledge on how to avoid accidents and illnesses while they work, especially in this time of pandemic is essential to workers. We continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Crane Inspection and Rigging Safety Training

DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Accident Investigation Training

“Accident investigation is one of the most important aspects in ensuring the safety and health of workers. It shows safety officers the causes of accidents that have happened and enables continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Accident Investigation Training

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 3,000 new SME safety officers for free

A total of 3,040 new safety officers from 2,188 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the 66 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 3,000 new SME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC to conduct free online scaffolding safety training

“One of the major causes of accidents in the construction industry is falling from heights, thus we are pouring our efforts in ensuring the safety of workers engaged in this continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct free online scaffolding safety training

DOLE-OSHC conducts vaccination drive for workers

A total of 106 employees of the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) received their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccination on Monday, July 12 at Ichikawa Hall, OSHC. With continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts vaccination drive for workers

DOLE-OSHC to conduct free online Accident Investigation Training

The Occupational Safety and Health Center will be holding a free online Accident Investigation Training on July 22, 2021. This one-day advanced training will be held via the Zoom video continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct free online Accident Investigation Training

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 2,500 new SME safety officers for free

A total of 2,597 new safety officers from 1,893 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the 63 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 2,500 new SME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC to hold free training on the safe use of chemicals

“Chemicals are highly important in many industries and thousands of these used in agriculture, transportation, mining, manufacturing and even in service industries. Workers need to know that handling chemicals is continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold free training on the safe use of chemicals

DOLE-OSHC MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinars feature PPE testing standards, technical safety inspection and OSH standards investigation in June

“I am happy to be with you in this series of webinars. Ang ganda nga ng title, “MagOSHUP Tayo! – it is very fitting and appropriate, especially as we talk continue reading : DOLE-OSHC MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinars feature PPE testing standards, technical safety inspection and OSH standards investigation in June

DOLE-OSHC REU XIII conducts OSH webinar for the Construction Industry

A total of 118 safety practitioners, OSH advocates, employers and employees participated in the webinar for the Construction Industry organized by the DOLEOSHC Regional Extension Unit XIII – CARAGA. “Construction continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REU XIII conducts OSH webinar for the Construction Industry

DOLE-OSHC offers on-line Drug Assessment Team Training for free

“The OSHC is continuously developing modules to provide occupational safety and health trainings via the on-line platform and the on-line Drug Assessment Team Training, we aim to train more teams continue reading : DOLE-OSHC offers on-line Drug Assessment Team Training for free

DOLE-OSHC REU V and PUP orient students on work safety and health

“It is important to instill in the minds and hearts of students the importance of work safety and health especially during this time of pandemic. It is vital that they continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REU V and PUP orient students on work safety and health

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 2,400 new MSME safety officers for free

A total of 2,477 new safety officers from 1,931 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the 64 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 2,400 new MSME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC launches MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinar series

“I would like to thank everyone for being with us today for the first episode of our MagOSHUP Tayo! Webinar series which is a prelude to our 17th National Occupational continue reading : DOLE-OSHC launches MagOSH-UP Tayo! Webinar series

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 100 new safety officers 2 for free

A total of 178 workers from employees from 45 government agencies, 49 hotel establishments, and 30 enterprises from the audio visual industry benefitted from the free on-line Basic Occupational Safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 100 new safety officers 2 for free

DOLE-OSHC to hold free on-line training on Managing Emerging Health Issues in the Workplace

“We are inviting human resource personnel, program managers, and members of their companies’ respective safety and health committees to join our free on-line training on Managing Emerging Health Issues in continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold free on-line training on Managing Emerging Health Issues in the Workplace

DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Crane Inspection and Rigging Safety Training

“Construction is a highly hazardous industry and we aim to provide workers with knowledge on how to avoid accidents and illnesses while they work, especially in this time of pandemic. continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct free on-line Crane Inspection and Rigging Safety Training

DOLE-OSHC to hold free 40-hour Industrial Hygiene Training

“We hope to capacitate more workers to become qualified industrial hygienists so they can help their companies implement sound programs on industrial hygiene and ensure that their work environments are continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold free 40-hour Industrial Hygiene Training

DOLE-OSHC trains more than a hundred safety officers in the construction industry for free

“Work safety and health training is more important now as we continue to battle with the pandemic and the other hazards and risks in the workplace. Aside from preventing Covid-19 continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than a hundred safety officers in the construction industry for free

DOLE-OSHC trains more than two thousand new MSME safety officers for free

A total of 2,040 new safety officers from 1,544 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the 53 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than two thousand new MSME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC holds webinar series in celebration of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work

A total of 3,337 participants joined the three-day webinar series conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) on April 26-28, 2021 in celebration of the World Day for continue reading : DOLE-OSHC holds webinar series in celebration of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work

DOLE-OSHC trains 100 new safety officers from government agencies for free

Some 100 employees from 40 government agencies benefitted from the free on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for Safety Officers level 2 (SO2) conducted by the Occupational Safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains 100 new safety officers from government agencies for free

DOLE-OSHC trains more than a thousand new MSME safety officers for free

A total of 1,145 new safety officers from 968 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the 28 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than a thousand new MSME safety officers for free

DOLE OSHC scores 99.7% in customer satisfaction for 2020

“We are very pleased to know that our clients in the past year are satisfied with the services that we provide. 2020 has been difficult because we had to develop continue reading : DOLE OSHC scores 99.7% in customer satisfaction for 2020

DOLE-OSHC trains safety officers for government agencies for free

A total of 94 employees from 53 government agencies benefitted from the free on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for Safety Officers level 2 (SO2) conducted by the continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains safety officers for government agencies for free

DOLE-OSHC conducts free on-line fire safety orientation

“A fire can double in size within 30 seconds and a building could easily be reduced to rubble. We have lost so many lives in fires in workplaces which could continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts free on-line fire safety orientation

Proper ventilation can help prevent the spread of Covid-19 in workplaces – DOLE OSHC

“It has been known that spending a lot of time working indoors, especially poorly ventilated ones, exposes workers to a higher risk of to Covid-19 infection. It is important for continue reading : Proper ventilation can help prevent the spread of Covid-19 in workplaces – DOLE OSHC

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 300 new MSME safety officers for free

A total of 351 new safety officers from 297 small and micro enterprises (SMEs) benefitted from the nine batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 300 new MSME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC conducts free on-line BOSH training for safety officers level 2

total of 145 participants from 99 companies benefitted from the free on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for Safety Officers level 2 (SO2) conducted by the Occupational Safety continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts free on-line BOSH training for safety officers level 2

DOLE-OSHC and Western Visayas OSHNET train more than 100 safety officers in the construction industry

“Work safety and health training is more important now as we continue to battle with the pandemic and the other hazards and risks in the workplace. Aside from preventing Covid-19 continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and Western Visayas OSHNET train more than 100 safety officers in the construction industry

DOLE-OSHC to hold free on-line training on Managing Emerging Health Issues in the Workplace

“We are offering two free on-line training on Managing Emerging Health Issues in the Workplace for human resource personnel, program managers, and members of their companies’ respective safety and health continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold free on-line training on Managing Emerging Health Issues in the Workplace

DOLE-OSHC to hold free 40-hour industrial hygiene training

“We aim to capacitate more workers to become qualified industrial hygienists so they can help their companies implement sound programs on industrial hygiene and ensure that their work environments are continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to hold free 40-hour industrial hygiene training

OSHC REU XI conducts webinar on COVID-19 prevention and mental health preservation

A total of 208 participants from 125 companies and almost a thousand viewers on Facebook benefitted from the free webinar conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center – Regional continue reading : OSHC REU XI conducts webinar on COVID-19 prevention and mental health preservation

DOLE-OSHC accredits more than 30 safety training organizations to conduct on-line OSH trainings

A total of 37 safety training organizations (STOs) were accredited by the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) to conduct on-line mandatory occupational safety and health (OSH) trainings. These include continue reading : DOLE-OSHC accredits more than 30 safety training organizations to conduct on-line OSH trainings

More than 17,000 workers benefit from OSHC’s technical services

A total of 17,720 workers from 41 companies benefitted from the technical services of the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) in 2020. Of this number, 17,411 workers from 29 continue reading : More than 17,000 workers benefit from OSHC’s technical services

More than 5,000 workers benefit from OSHC and OSHNet trainings

A total of 5,185 workers and benefitted from the mandatory and specialized training programs conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) and Occupational Safety and Health Networks in continue reading : More than 5,000 workers benefit from OSHC and OSHNet trainings

More than 4,000 workers join OSHC’s webinars

A total of 4,269 workers from private enterprises and government agencies participated in the 24 KamOSHtahan webinars conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) in 2020. These webinars continue reading : More than 4,000 workers join OSHC’s webinars

DOLE-OSHC and CSC train safety officers in the government sector

“We are grateful to the Civil Service Commission for partnering with us in training safety officers in the government sector. Their support in providing resource persons in our on-line OSH continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and CSC train safety officers in the government sector

DOLE-OSHC retains ISO 9001:2015 certification for the fourth consecutive year

“We are proud to say that we have maintained our ISO 9001:2015 certification with zero non-conformities. The Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) has been ISO 9001:2015 certified for four continue reading : DOLE-OSHC retains ISO 9001:2015 certification for the fourth consecutive year

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNETs train more than 1,400 safety officers in the construction industry

“Work safety and health training is more important now as we continue to battle with the pandemic and the other hazards and risks in the workplace. Aside from preventing Covid-19 continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNETs train more than 1,400 safety officers in the construction industry

DOLE-OSHC trains 816 new MSME safety officers for free

A total of 816 new safety officers from 724 small and micro enterprises benefitted from the 26 batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety officers continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains 816 new MSME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC collaborates with CSC to train safety officers in the government sector

“With the issuance of the Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 1 series of 2020 or the Guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Public Sector, government agencies need continue reading : DOLE-OSHC collaborates with CSC to train safety officers in the government sector

DOLE-OSHC trains 215 new MSME safety officers for free

A total of 215 new safety officers from 163 small and micro enterprises benefitted from the six batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety officers continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains 215 new MSME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC leads 6th ASEAN Business Coalition on HIV and AIDS meeting

As the ASEAN Business Coalition on HIV and AIDS (ASEAN BCA) coordinator and secretariat from 2018-2020, the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) spearheaded the 6th meeting on November 25 continue reading : DOLE-OSHC leads 6th ASEAN Business Coalition on HIV and AIDS meeting

ASEAN and DOLE-OSHC award Panay Energy Development Corporation with ASEAN Red Ribbon for Outstanding Workplace

“My warmest congratulations to Panay Energy Development Corporation for many achievements in the occupational safety and health advocacy, and for being the winner from the Philippines of the ASEAN Red continue reading : ASEAN and DOLE-OSHC award Panay Energy Development Corporation with ASEAN Red Ribbon for Outstanding Workplace

DOLE-OSHC trains more than 200 MSME safety officers for free

A total of 205 new safety officers from 184 small and micro enterprises benefitted from the seven batches of on-line Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety officers continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains more than 200 MSME safety officers for free

DOLE-OSHC conducts on-line BOSH training for safety officers in government agencies

“We hope that this is the start of establishing the culture of safety and health in the public sector. We are grateful to have imparted much needed information in identifying continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts on-line BOSH training for safety officers in government agencies

DOLE-OSHC conducts first on-line COSH training for safety officers in the construction industry

“Work safety and health training is more important now as we continue to battle with the pandemic and the other hazards and risks in the workplace. Aside from preventing Covid-19 continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts first on-line COSH training for safety officers in the construction industry

DOLE-OSHC reminds workers to practice safety and health protocols while riding shuttles

“Your safety and health should be top priority in this time of pandemic and should not be taken for granted at any given time. Riding shuttles can also be an continue reading : DOLE-OSHC reminds workers to practice safety and health protocols while riding shuttles

DOLE-OSHC REU XIII conducts webinar on OSH Standards for the public sector

“Government offices are in dire need of having occupational safety and health policies and programs. Let us use the Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 1 series of 2020 or the continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REU XIII conducts webinar on OSH Standards for the public sector

DOLE-OSHC joins nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill amidst Covid-19 pandemic

To avoid the traditional activities that involve physical interaction and mass gatherings, the OSHC staff conducted the “alarm” and “response” parts of the drill. These parts involved exercising the duck, continue reading : DOLE-OSHC joins nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill amidst Covid-19 pandemic

DOLE-OSHC to conduct on-line BOSH training for safety officer level 2 for government agencies

“We finally have the Guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Public Sector and we need to capacitate government agencies in protecting their personnel from work-related injuries and continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct on-line BOSH training for safety officer level 2 for government agencies

DOLE-OSHC to conduct a series of webinars on OSH Standards for the public sector

“With the issuance of the Joint Memorandum Circular No. 1 series of 2020 or the Guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Public Sector, it is pertinent that continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct a series of webinars on OSH Standards for the public sector

DOLE-OSHC conducts on-line BOSH training for safety officer level one from small and micro enterprises for free

“The Covid-19 pandemic has brought economic difficulties and we want to help equip companies, especially the distressed small and micro enterprises to keep their workers and workplaces safe and healthy,” continue reading : DOLE-OSHC conducts on-line BOSH training for safety officer level one from small and micro enterprises for free

DOLE -OSHC REU VI conducts PagOSHwag Webinar

Almost 200 representatives from various BPO companies in region six and thousands more who watched via Facebook benefitted from the discussions during first episode of the PagOSHwag Webinar Series conducted continue reading : DOLE -OSHC REU VI conducts PagOSHwag Webinar

DOLE -OSHC REU VI assists DENR-EMB in adopting the OSH Standards for the Public Sector

activities; safety risks during the conduct of water sampling, monitoring, and investigation of environmental complaints; and problems on office space. The employees were also provided with coaching for the development continue reading : DOLE -OSHC REU VI assists DENR-EMB in adopting the OSH Standards for the Public Sector

DTI and DOLE: Face shields and other PPEs are now required to strengthen worker protection against Covid-19

The Supplemental Guidelines on Workplace Prevention and Control of Covid-19 issued by the Departments of Trade and Industry and Labor and Employment yesterday explicitly stated new and more stringent requirements continue reading : DTI and DOLE: Face shields and other PPEs are now required to strengthen worker protection against Covid-19

DTI and DOLE Supplemental Guidelines strengthen worker protection against Covid-19

The Departments of Trade and Industry and Labor and Employment yesterday signed the Supplemental Guidelines on Workplace Prevention and Control of Covid-19. The supplemental guidelines require more stringent measures in continue reading : DTI and DOLE Supplemental Guidelines strengthen worker protection against Covid-19

DOLE and OSHC REU V to conduct webinar on prevention and control of Covid-19 in the workplace

The Occupational Safety and Health Center Regional Extension Unit V (OSHC-REU V) is set to hold a free webinar on workplace safety and health, and productivity in the time of continue reading : DOLE and OSHC REU V to conduct webinar on prevention and control of Covid-19 in the workplace

DOLE-OSHC REU III conducts KamOSHtahan Webinar

Some 224 participants and thousands of viewers on Facebook benefitted from the KamOSHtahan webinar conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center – Regional Extension Unit (OSHC-REU) III on July continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REU III conducts KamOSHtahan Webinar

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train 100 new safety officers in the construction industry

toolbox meetings, job hazard analysis, accident investigation and OSH legislation; Employees Compensation Program; and Emergency Preparedness. Under the DOLE Department Order 198 series of 2018 – the IRR of RA continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train 100 new safety officers in the construction industry

OSHC-REU VI orients workers on Covid-19 prevention and control

Hotel Del Rio, Molo, Iloilo City  – the Occupational Safety and Health Center Regional Extension Unit V (OSHC-REU VI)  conducted an occupational safety and health (OSH) orientation for contractors, repair continue reading : OSHC-REU VI orients workers on Covid-19 prevention and control

Safety officers from small and micro enterprises receive free BOSH Training

“Even with the restrictions brought about by the community quarantine, we at the Occupational Safety and Health Center strive to continue providing workers, especially those from the vulnerable sectors, with continue reading : Safety officers from small and micro enterprises receive free BOSH Training

DTI issues OSH protocols for barbershops and salons

Barbershops and salons in areas under the general community quarantine (GCQ) and modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) are back in business but they must follow the Department of Trade and continue reading : DTI issues OSH protocols for barbershops and salons

DOLE-OSHC holds on-line consultation for accredited occupational safety and health practitioners

In a bid to improve the guidelines for the accreditation the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) held the first of a series of on-line consultations for DOLE accredited occupational continue reading : DOLE-OSHC holds on-line consultation for accredited occupational safety and health practitioners

DOLE-OSHC REUs hold KamOSHtahan webinars on OSH guidelines for the “new normal”

“In the light of this pandemic, it is all the more important that we inform workers and employers on how they can best protect themselves and keep their business afloat. continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REUs hold KamOSHtahan webinars on OSH guidelines for the “new normal”

DOLE-OSHC to conduct on-line BOSH training for safety officer level one for free

“With the Covid-19 pandemic, workers are so much more in need of information on how to protect themselves and their workplaces from both diseases and accidents. We have been working continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to conduct on-line BOSH training for safety officer level one for free

DOLE-OSHC: Face to face OSH trainings allowed in MGCQ areas

Based on the Inter Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases Resolution No. 38 series of 2020, holding face-to-face occupational safety and health (OSH) Trainings are allowed continue reading : DOLE-OSHC: Face to face OSH trainings allowed in MGCQ areas

DOLE-OSHC REU 9 holds KamOSHtahan webinar on OSH guidelines for the “new normal”

“With the situation we are in right now, information is one of our strongest weapons in halting the spread of COVID-19 in our respective workplaces. This webinar is part of continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REU 9 holds KamOSHtahan webinar on OSH guidelines for the “new normal”

RCC on tuberculosis strengthens collaboration despite COVID-19 crisis

The Occupational Safety and Health Center –Regional Extension Unit VI (OSHC-REU VI), together with the Regional Coordinating Council on Tuberculosis Elimination in Western Visayas met via teleconference and discussed the continue reading : RCC on tuberculosis strengthens collaboration despite COVID-19 crisis

DOLE-OSHC issues “new normal” protocol to protect both its clients and staff from Covid-19 infection

The entrance protocols may be tedious and we do expect long queues but the safety of both our clients and employees matters more. These stringent measures will enable us to continue reading : DOLE-OSHC issues “new normal” protocol to protect both its clients and staff from Covid-19 infection

DPWH issues construction safety and health guidelines for their infrastructure projects during the Covid-19 Pandemic

To prevent and control the spread of Covid-19 in the Department of Public Works and Highway’s (DPWH) construction projects, the said government agency has issued Department Order No 39: Revised continue reading : DPWH issues construction safety and health guidelines for their infrastructure projects during the Covid-19 Pandemic

DOLE: Covid-19 prevention and control measures should be shouldered by employers

According to the Labor Advisory No. 18 Guidelines on the cost of Covid-19 Prevention and Control Measures”, testing disinfection facilities, personal protective equipment (PPE), signages, and proper orientation and education continue reading : DOLE: Covid-19 prevention and control measures should be shouldered by employers

DOLE-OSHC directs all DOLE-accredited safety training organizations to stop conducting face to face OSH trainings

“Ensuring the protection of all workers and their families is of utmost importance during this time of pandemic, thus we want to avoid all opportunities that may lead to the continue reading : DOLE-OSHC directs all DOLE-accredited safety training organizations to stop conducting face to face OSH trainings

CSC, DOLE and DOH jointly issue Occupational Safety and Health Standards for public sector

Workers in the public sector are now better protected from work-related accidents and illnesses with the newly issued Joint Memorandum Circular NO.1, series of 2020, of the Civil Service Commission, continue reading : CSC, DOLE and DOH jointly issue Occupational Safety and Health Standards for public sector

DOLE-OSHC, ILO and ECOP to hold free webinar on work safety in the time of Covid-19

The Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC), an attached agency of the Department of Labor and Employment, together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Employers Confederation of the Philippines continue reading : DOLE-OSHC, ILO and ECOP to hold free webinar on work safety in the time of Covid-19

DTI and DOLE issue workplace guidelines to prevent and control transmission of Covid-19

Workers and employers in the private sector must observe strict occupational safety and health (OSH) protocols to prevent the transmission of Covid-19 based on the Interim Guidelines on Workplace Prevention continue reading : DTI and DOLE issue workplace guidelines to prevent and control transmission of Covid-19

DOLE-OSHC urges banks, money transfer facilities to promote on-line transactions, implement strict social distancing, screening, and conduct regular sanitation

On-line transactions should be the primary mode of banking during the enhanced community quarantine as it will lessen the possibility of transmission of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). However, like the continue reading : DOLE-OSHC urges banks, money transfer facilities to promote on-line transactions, implement strict social distancing, screening, and conduct regular sanitation

DOLE-OSHC to supermarkets and pharmacies: “Implement strict social distancing, screening, and conduct regular sanitation”

Enterprises such as supermarkets and pharmacies are mandated to remain open during the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine which puts their workers at risk of exposure to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). continue reading : DOLE-OSHC to supermarkets and pharmacies: “Implement strict social distancing, screening, and conduct regular sanitation”

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train 380 new safety officers level 1

The Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) and Occupational Safety and Health Networks (OSHNets) have trained a total of 380 new safety officers level 1 (SO1s) from 170 establishments this continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train 380 new safety officers level 1

DOLE-OSHC trains 287 new safety officers

A total of 287 new safety officers from 155 companies benefitted from five batches of the Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety officers level 2 (SO2s) conducted continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains 287 new safety officers

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets trains new safety officers in the construction industry

Some 143 new safety officers from 67 construction companies benefitted from 3 batches of the Construction Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) Training conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets trains new safety officers in the construction industry

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train 402 Safety Officers in the construction industry

A total of 402 new safety officers from 184 construction companies across the Philippines benefitted from nine batches of the Construction Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) Training conducted by the continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train 402 Safety Officers in the construction industry

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train more than 400 new Safety Officers Level 2

The Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Networks trained 410 new safety officers from 285 companies on the Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train more than 400 new Safety Officers Level 2

DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train more than 300 new safety officers level 1

The Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) and Occupational Safety and Health Networks (OSHNets) conducted seven batches of the Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety officers level continue reading : DOLE-OSHC and OSHNets train more than 300 new safety officers level 1

JC de Vera, Erich Gonzales, Kim de Leon and Lexi Gonzales now celebrity OSH Ambassadors

“I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the leading television networks in the country – ABS-CBN and GMA – for extending their valuable support to the Occupational Safety continue reading : JC de Vera, Erich Gonzales, Kim de Leon and Lexi Gonzales now celebrity OSH Ambassadors

Mental health program now a must for workplaces

Not much attention has been given on mental health and it is mostly considered a taboo issue in the past. However, implementing a mental health workplace program is actually a continue reading : Mental health program now a must for workplaces

DOLE-OSHC: Chemical safety program must be strengthened in Philippine TSD facilities

In the study of the Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) on the Implementation of Chemical Safety Program among Accredited Treatment, Storage, and Disposal (TSD) Facilities, it has been revealed continue reading : DOLE-OSHC: Chemical safety program must be strengthened in Philippine TSD facilities

DOLE-OSHC trains 218 new safety officers on BOSH for SO2

A total of 218 new safety officers from 131 companies benefitted from seven batches of the Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Training for safety officers level 2 (SO2s) conducted continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains 218 new safety officers on BOSH for SO2

DOLE-OSHC trains new safety officers in the construction industry

Some 156 new safety officers from 70 construction companies benefitted from four batches of the Construction Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) Training conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains new safety officers in the construction industry

DOLE-OSHC REU VI Orients Students on Work Safety and Health

“It is important to instill in the minds and hearts of students the importance of work safety and health. It is vital that they develop the culture of prevention which continue reading : DOLE-OSHC REU VI Orients Students on Work Safety and Health

DOLE-OSHC trains new OSH trainers

“We are proud to say that we have added 21 new trainers to our growing list of resource persons in the field of occupational safety and health. We now have continue reading : DOLE-OSHC trains new OSH trainers