ECP Advocacy Seminar in San Carlos, Negros Occidental

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) will conduct an Employees’ Compensation Advocacy Seminar for public and private sector employers, human resource managers and labor union officers on 28 May 2019 at La Vista Highlands Mountain Resort in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental, which is aimed at increasing awareness on the rights, benefits and privileges under the continue reading : ECP Advocacy Seminar in San Carlos, Negros Occidental

ECC helps PWRDs from Davao establish their businesses

Davao City – The Employees’ Compensation Commission, through its Regional Extension Unit No. 11 (ECC-REU No. 11), granted a person with work-related disability (PWRD) with a P20,000-worth of starter kit for his Piso Wifi Vendo business, in accordance with the ECC’s mandate to restore the economic productivity of every worker who becomes occupationally disabled after continue reading : ECC helps PWRDs from Davao establish their businesses

Gov’t employee receives benefits under the EC Program

After suffering from a work-related illness, an employee of the Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office No. 8 receives loss of income and medical benefits under the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP). A Labor and Employment Officer (LEO) assigned at the DOLE Samar Field Office, contracted a work-related illness that compelled him to incur absences continue reading : Gov’t employee receives benefits under the EC Program

Uniformed personnel receive Cash Assistance from ECC

The Employees’ Compensation Commission recently awarded P10,000.00 cash assistance each to five uniformed personnel who were wounded in action during the Marawi Siege in 2017 at the ECC Regional Extension Unit 2 office, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan. Recipients of the cash assistance include Cpl. Jeffrey T. Lina, Cpl. Jerome P. Rull, SSG. Darwin Ramos and Cpl. continue reading : Uniformed personnel receive Cash Assistance from ECC

ECC to hold free ECP advocacy seminar in Boac, Marinduque

To ensure at all times that workers are informed of their rights, benefits and privileges under the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP), the Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) will conduct its first ECP Advocacy Seminar in Boac, Marinduque, on 24 April 2019 at the Balar Hotel & Spa. More than 100 participants, composed mostly of employers, human continue reading : ECC to hold free ECP advocacy seminar in Boac, Marinduque

No increase in EC contribution despite SSS contribution hike

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) recently announced that there will be no increase in the Employees’ Compensation (EC) contribution amidst the increase in the contribution rates of the covered members of the Social Security System effective 1 April 2019. ECC Executive Director Stella Zipagan-Banawis said that the EC contribution, which is paid by the employers continue reading : No increase in EC contribution despite SSS contribution hike

Self-employed SSS members now covered under the EC Program

Labor and Employment Secretary and ECC Chairperson Silvestre H. Bello III recently announced that the benefits and services of the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP) have been extended to self-employed compulsory members of the Social Security System (SSS). “We recognize that most self-employed members of the SSS are also workers who need to be protected in continue reading : Self-employed SSS members now covered under the EC Program

Injured machine operator gets EC partial disability benefits

The Employees’ Compensation Commission, through the Social Security System as its administering agency in the private sector, recently released the monetary benefits for Eugene Diaz, an employee of LDP Farms Food Corp. in Barangay Rabon, Rosario, La Union who suffered from a work-related accident. The 31 year old cutter operator sustained a wound when he continue reading : Injured machine operator gets EC partial disability benefits