The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) in coordination with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will conduct its 1st Employees Compensation Program Advocacy Seminar in Davao del Sur on July 21,2016, at the CCL Function Hall & Catering Services, Mabini Highway in Digos City. The one day, free of charge, seminar is in line with ECC’s objective to increase awareness on the EC Program.

The activity will be participated by 120 employers, human resource officers and union officers from various private establishments and government agencies including uniformed personnel of the Philippine National Police, Armed Forces of the Philippines, Bureau of Fire Protection and Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, and their civilian personnel in Davao del Sur.

The topic to be discussed will be the three major components of the EC Program namely – the prevention, compensation and the rehabilitation services and the recent EC Program reforms anchored on the “3Es”- Equalized, Enhanced and Expand strategies in response to the challenges facing the EC Program .

A press conference in coordination with the PIA – Reg. 11 shall be conducted at the Apo View Hotel to promote the ECP thru quad-media on July 20, 2016.

There will also be a consultation meeting with the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) and Social Security System (SSS) officers to update officers on the recent EC Program policies in order to facilitate processing of EC claims.