ECC issues strong policy responses to COVID-19 pandemic

Since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 as a pandemic on March 11, 2020, the Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) started to introduce and approve strong policy responses that are geared towards better implementation of Employees’ Compensation (EC) Program. The Commission continues to live out its commitment to provide an appropriate and responsive package of benefits continue reading : ECC issues strong policy responses to COVID-19 pandemic

ECC grants disability benefits to a former finishing mason

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) approved the granting of disability benefits to a finishing mason who suffered injuries on his way home to La Union to attend his child’s graduation rites. The mason, who worked at DDT Konstract, Inc. in Mandaluyong City, was accommodated in a company-provided barracks during his employment period. On April 4, continue reading : ECC grants disability benefits to a former finishing mason

Digong Hotline 8888 recognizes ECC as top 5 most responsive agency

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) is recognized as the top 5 most responsive government agency by the People’s Television Network’s (PTV) program Digong 8888 Hotline on July 24, 2020. During the airing of the program on Facebook, main anchor Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo with Assistant Secretary Kris Roman and Trixie Jaafar presented the plaques continue reading : Digong Hotline 8888 recognizes ECC as top 5 most responsive agency

PWRDs volunteer for ECC-ODWAPI COVID-19 relief operation

LAGUNA- Ernesto Bermundo and Ernesto Cruzata, both persons with work-related disabilities (PWRDs) and members of the Occupationally Disabled Workers Association of the Philippines (ODWAPI) CALABARZON, volunteered to take charge of the ECC-ODWAPI COVID-19 relief operation  dubbed as “Tulong para sa Myembro ng ODWAPI” on April 25 to 28, 2020. ECC Executive Director Stella Banawis commended continue reading : PWRDs volunteer for ECC-ODWAPI COVID-19 relief operation

ECC holds first ECP Webinar

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) conducted its first web seminar or webinar on Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP) amidst the COVID-19 pandemic on June 24, 2020. A total of thirty-one (31) participants from both public and private sectors nationwide attended the seminar which lasted for two hours. Alvin C. Garcia, Public Information Officer IV of the continue reading : ECC holds first ECP Webinar

ECC, AFP sign MOA on provision of EC benefits and services

The Employees’ Compensation Commission and Armed Forces of the Philippines entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to institutionalize the Employees Compensation Program information dissemination campaign among civilian employees and uniformed personnel of the AFP on 15 June 2020 at the AFP Headquarters, Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo in Quezon City. ECC Executive Director Stella Zipagan-Banawis continue reading : ECC, AFP sign MOA on provision of EC benefits and services

ECC reopens to the public

Makati City-  With the easing of community quarantine measures across the country,   the Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC)  has resumed its operation on a skeleton workforce starting  on June 1, 2020. ECC, alongside other government agencies and private sector companies adopted a work-from-home arrangement starting March 17 following President Rodrigo Duterte’s announcement of the implementation of continue reading : ECC reopens to the public

Frontliners affected by COVID-19 to receive benefits, says ECC

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) has recently announced the eligibility of frontline workers, who contracted Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) by reason of their employment, to benefits and services under the Employees’ Compensation Program. “ECC envisions a safe working environment for all Filipino workers, especially, the frontline workers who are crucial in this time of pandemic.  In continue reading : Frontliners affected by COVID-19 to receive benefits, says ECC