6 months DOLE intensifies occupational safety and health in workplaces MB
By Erma Edera The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) intensified its zero-accident program in workplaces and called on the enterprises to join the government in enhancing social accountability. Labor Undersecretary Ana Dione underscored to intensify the OSH advocacy programs during the launch of the nationwide search for occupational safety and health (OSH) champions. The search for OSH champions, dubbed Gawad Kaligtasan at Kalusugan (GKK), is on its 11th year. “We take on the leverage of championing zero-accident accomplishments in order to raise the bar not just on work safety, but more importantly, in our duty to promote social accountability,” ... more