The safety organization Institute for Occupational Health and Safety Development (IOHSAD) called on the Aquino administration to decisively act on the rising number of accidents and deaths in workplaces caused by grave violations of occupational safety rules. read full article »
We condemn the illegal dismissal of 24 union leaders in one of the biggest electronics manufacturer in the country. NXP management’s repressive action is a deadly attack on the workers’ basic rights. read full article »
A Manila-based health and safety organization on Sunday listed the local construction and mining sectors as among the deadliest industries for Filipino workers as it also sought the Aquino administration’s accountability over rising work-related accidents in the country. read full article »
Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) has devastated millions of lives in the Philippines. Recorded as one of the strongest typhoons to hit the Philippines, Yolanda left a string of devastation, with thousands dead and missing and millions affected.