ECC backs Duterte’s Campaign, disqualification awaits for EC claim caused by Illegal Drugs

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC), together with its Regional Extension Units (REUs), supports the fight against illegal drugs of the Duterte’s administration. Under the ECP, injuries or sickness caused by illegal drugs is not compensable. ECC Executive Director Stella Zipangan-Banawis said, “ECP can only cover work-related cases with exemptions provided by laws. Actual instances, based continue reading : ECC backs Duterte’s Campaign, disqualification awaits for EC claim caused by Illegal Drugs

ECC-Quick Response Program caters to PWRD in Region 2

Penablanca, Cagayan- In an effort to help the victims of work-related contingencies, Employees’ Compensation Commission Regional Extension Unit 2 (ECC-REU 2) conducted a Quick Response Program (QRP) visit to Pelovello’s residence at Alimanao Hills Penablanca, Cagayan. Roger Ruma Pelovello, a former employee of a printing press, had a stroke due to unbearable heat in his continue reading : ECC-Quick Response Program caters to PWRD in Region 2

ECC to expedite processing of EC benefits for victims of fire incident in HTI

Workers who got injured and the families of those who died during the fire incident at House Technologies Industries, Inc in General Trias, Cavite will receive immediate assistance from the Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) and Social Security System (SSS) in the processing and release of their benefits under the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP) after ECC continue reading : ECC to expedite processing of EC benefits for victims of fire incident in HTI

Construction firms in Region 2 gets oriented on ECP

Tuguegarao City, Cagayan – In line with the Employees’ Compensation Commission’s (ECC) mission of championing the welfare of Filipino workers, the ECC Regional Extension Unit 2 (ECC-REU 2) recently conducted a seminar on the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP) to 36 major construction firms during the Construction Safety and Health Training held at Crown Pavilion, Tuguegarao continue reading : Construction firms in Region 2 gets oriented on ECP

ECC Releases Agri-Business Implements to Three KaGabay Beneficiaries in Maasin City

Virgilio Tagra, a lineman from Southern Leyte Electric Cooperative, Inc. in Maasin City, started his day on October 3, 2015 like any other day. However, as he was performing several electric repair works, in a sudden twist of fate, he came into contact with a live wire that resulted to his electrocution. The incident caused continue reading : ECC Releases Agri-Business Implements to Three KaGabay Beneficiaries in Maasin City

ECP orientations to all SM malls starts in the Cities of Bacolod and Iloilo

The Employees’ Compensation Commission will start its nationwide free-of-charge orientation on the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP) for all SM mall employees. The orientation which was requested by the Shopping Center Management Corporation’s Human Resources Manager Antonette L. Asi will boost awareness on the rights and benefits of the staff, management and tenants of all SM continue reading : ECP orientations to all SM malls starts in the Cities of Bacolod and Iloilo

ECC builds-up awareness on the EC Program in Valencia City, Bukidnon

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC), in close coordination with the Department of Labor & Employment, Region 10 and DOLE Field Office, will conduct its first Employees’ Compensation Program Advocacy Seminar in Bukidnon – The City of Golden Harvest-on February 22, 2017 at the Hotel De Susana & Resort in Valencia City. The one-day free of continue reading : ECC builds-up awareness on the EC Program in Valencia City, Bukidnon

ECC warns the public against the latest scam using ECC’s name

The Employees’ Compensation Commission recently received reports that there are unscrupulous people in Region 1 using the name of the ECC to execute their fraudulent scheme. A victim of the said scammer went to the ECC office to report about the said rip-off. A certain May Bernadette Cortez from Badoc, Ilocos Norte sends letters to continue reading : ECC warns the public against the latest scam using ECC’s name

Fire victims from Cavite Economic Zone to get EC benefits

Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III yesterday said that workers who were injured in the fire incident in Cavite Economic Zone in Rosario, Cavite yesterday are entitled to claim corresponding benefits under the Employees Compensation Program. Bello made the statement after a fire incident, which lasted for more than six hours, broke out in continue reading : Fire victims from Cavite Economic Zone to get EC benefits

Former factory worker now a bag maker PWRD bravely face disability with the help of ECC

Reynaldo Vargas is a 40-year old factory worker from Bulacan who lost his ring finger because of an accident at work. Not allowing his disability to stop him, he immediately sought ways on how to alleviate his plight. He first filed for an SSS and Employees’ Compensation (EC) benefits claim which was granted. He received continue reading : Former factory worker now a bag maker PWRD bravely face disability with the help of ECC