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The BWC envisions well-guided employers and workers committed to a safe, healthful and productive work environment.

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·         Labor Advisory No. 14-A-20  Supplemental Guidelines on the Non-Inclusion of the Community Quarantine Period in the Six-month Probationary Period

DTI and DOLE Interim Guidelines on Workplace Prevention and Control of COVID-19

· Department Order No. 208-20 Guidelines for the Implementation of Mental Health Workplace Policies and Programs for the Private Sector




·   Labor Advisory No. 09-20 Guidelines on the Implementation of Flexible Work Arrangements as remedial measure due to the ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

· Labor Advisory No. 04-20 Guidelines on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (nCov) Prevention and Control at the workplace

·         Labor Advisory No. 01-20 Suspension of work in the private sector by reason of natural or man-made calamity

Department Advisory No. 01-19  Guidelines on the computation of salary differential of female workers during her maternity leave and its criteria for exemption pursuant to Republic Act No. 11210 and its Implementing Rules and Regulations

Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 11210 - An Act Increasing the Maternity Leave Period to One Hundred Five (105) Days for Female Workers with an Option to Extend for an Additional Thirty (30) Days Without Pay, and Granting an Additional Fifteen (15) Days for Solo Mothers, and Other Purposes




Occupational Safety and Health Program Template

OSH Training Courses for the Workers and Safety Officer 1 (SO1) Pursuant to RA 11058 and D.O. 198-18

Mandatory 8-Hour Safety and Health Seminar for Workers (Prisuant to Section 16 (b) of RA 11058 and Section 3 of DO 198-18) (to be conducted by Safety Officer)

Prescribed Basic OSH Training Course for Safety Officer 1 (SO1) (Pursuant to Section 3 (n) of RA 11058 and Section 3 (v) of DO 198-18)



DEPARTMENT ORDER NO. 178 series 2017 Safety and Health measures for workers who by the nature of their work have to stand at work