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2 Occupational Safety and Health Occupational Safety and Health In the Philippines A INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

3 Progress of OSH Legislations in the Philippines development of OSH in the Philippines Employer’s Liability Act was instituted requiring employers to compensate workers who were injured while performing their job 1908 – Bureau of Labor was created Workmen’s Compensation Act No was passed providing payment of damages by the employer for illnesses, in addition to injury or death due to employment Bureau of Labor was named Department of Labor on Dec. 8, 1933.

4 1936-Commonwealth Act No. 104 was passed. First legislation directly enjoining management to ensure the promotion of OSH in the workplace. Known as the First Industrial Safety Law Commonwealth Act No. 696 was approved to include safety in the installation and operation of boilers and pressure vessels Philippines became a member of ILO Enactment of RA No (Free Emergency Medical & Dental Treatment Act) 1957 – Bureau of Labor Standards was created SOPI was organized

5 1967-Proclamation No. 115-A was issued declaring the year & every year thereafter as SAFETY & ACCIDENT PREVENTION YEAR January - General Orientation February - Air Transportation March - Fire Prevention April - Vacation Hazards May - Land Transportation June - Sea Transportation July - Schools August - Farms September -Health and Sanitation October - Industry & Commerce November -Mines December -Holiday Hazards & Homes

6 1974- PD 442 (LCP) was passed BLS started the program on accreditation of STOs to conduct OSH training Tripartite body was created to study the proposed OSHS OSHS was approved. Nat’l Tripartite Committee was created to continue study the improvement of the OSHS 1982 – BLS renamed as BWC Tripartite consultation was held to amend OSHS Rule 1410 (Construction Safety).

7 1988-OSHC was created pursuant to EO 307. First in Southeast Asia 1989-First major revision of OSHS Tripartite consultation workshop held to discuss the amendments of Rule DO 13 was issued. Tripartite Council on OSH in Construction Industry was created Passed MC No. 02 series of Guidelines for Classifying Hazardous and Non- Hazardous Workplaces ASPPI was organized.1st Gen. Assembly & Convention of DOLE Accredited Safety Professionals was held

8 2000- MC No. 01 s2000- Guidelines for the Conduct of WEA - MC No. 02 s2000-Guidelines in the Application of Workplace Component of RA 8504 known as “Phil. AIDS Prevention & Control Act of 1998” Approved Amendments to Rules 1030, 1160, 1170, 1180 of the OSHS 2002 – 1 st meeting/gathering of DOLE-BWC Accredited Safety Training & Testing Organizations -Department Order (DO) 53-03, s 2003 Implementation of a Drug-Free Workplace Policies and Procedures for the Private Sector Organization of ATOP Inc. for OSH. Renamed as ASHTOP Inc. in – Department Order (DO) 57-04, s 2004 (New Labor Standards Enforcement Framework) was issued.

9 Article XIII Section 3 of Phil. Constitution Article XIII Section 3 of Phil. Constitution The state shall afford full protection to labor,..... The state shall afford full protection to labor,..... They shall be entitled to security of tenure, humane conditions of work, and a living wage. They shall be entitled to security of tenure, humane conditions of work, and a living wage. A OSH LEGISLATIONS INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Phil. Const.

10 Law : P.D. 442, Book IV, Titles I and II Law : P.D. 442, Book IV, Titles I and II Title : Labor Code of the Phils. Title : Labor Code of the Phils. Year Passed : 1974 Year Passed : 1974 Implementing Agency:DOLE Implementing Agency:DOLE Content: Revised and consolidated labor and social laws to afford full protection to labor, promote employment and human resources development and ensure industrial peace based on social justice. Content: Revised and consolidated labor and social laws to afford full protection to labor, promote employment and human resources development and ensure industrial peace based on social justice. A OSH LEGISLATIONS INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Phil. Const. Labor Code.

11 Article 162 – The Secretary of labor shall by appropriate order set and enforce mandatory OSH Standards to eliminate or reduce OSH hazards in all workplaces and institute new and update existing programs to ensure safe and healthful working conditions in all place of employment Article 162 – The Secretary of labor shall by appropriate order set and enforce mandatory OSH Standards to eliminate or reduce OSH hazards in all workplaces and institute new and update existing programs to ensure safe and healthful working conditions in all place of employment Article DOLE shall be solely responsible for the administration, enforcement of laws, policies and programs on OSH. Article DOLE shall be solely responsible for the administration, enforcement of laws, policies and programs on OSH. Chartered cities may be allowed to conduct industrial safety inspection of establishments within their respective jurisdictions. Chartered cities may be allowed to conduct industrial safety inspection of establishments within their respective jurisdictions. A OSH LEGISLATIONS INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Phil. Const. Labor Code.

12 A OSH LEGISLATIONS INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Phil. Const. Labor Code. OSHS. Law : Rules and Regulations Implementing Art. 162, Book IV, Title I, P.D. 442 Law : Rules and Regulations Implementing Art. 162, Book IV, Title I, P.D. 442 Title : Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHS) Title : Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHS) Year Passed: 1978 Year Passed: 1978 Relevant Provision/s : Rule 1000 to Relevant Provision/s : Rule 1000 to Rule 1980 Rule 1980 Implementing Agency: DOLE Implementing Agency: DOLE

13 Legal Basis of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Book IV, Title I Book IV, Title I Chapter I Medical and Dental Services Chapter II Occupational Safety Occupational Safety

14 Legal Basis of the Occupational Safety and Health and Standards Book IV, Title I – Medical, Dental and Occupational Safety Occupational Safety and Health Standards, (OSHS)1978

15 A set of mandatory OSH standards which codifies all safety orders being enforced prior to its promulgation. A set of mandatory OSH standards which codifies all safety orders being enforced prior to its promulgation. It contains administrative requirements, general safety and health rules, technical safety regulations, and other measures to eliminate or reduce OSH hazards in the workplace. It contains administrative requirements, general safety and health rules, technical safety regulations, and other measures to eliminate or reduce OSH hazards in the workplace. A OSH STANDARDS INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

16 OSH Standards: PURPOSE PURPOSE –to protect every working man against the dangers of injury, sickness or death through safe and healthful working conditions. OSH STANDARDS SCOPE SCOPE –shall apply to all places of employment except land, sea and air transportation and safety in Mines. INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

17 Occupational Safety & Health Standards Some Rules of the OSHS 1000General Provisions 1010Other Safety Rules 1020Registration 1030Training & Accreditation 1040Health & Safety Committee 1050Notification & Keeping of Occupational Illnesses & Injuries 1060Premises of Establishments 1070Environmental Control 1080Personal Protective Equipment

18 Occupational Safety & Health Standards Some OSHS Rules 1090 Hazardous Materials 1100 Gas & Electric Welding & Cutting Operations 1120 Hazardous Work Processes 1140 Explosives 1150 Materials Handling & Storage 1160 Boiler 1170 Unfired Pressure Vessels 1180 Internal Combustion Engine* 1200 Machine Guarding 1210 Electrical Safety 1220 Elevators & Related Equipment 1230 Identification of Piping System 1240 Power Piping Lines 1410 Construction Safety 1420 Logging 1940 Fire Protection & Control 1950 Pesticides & Fertilizers 1970 Fees 1980 Authority of LG 1990 Final Provisions 1960 OH Services

19 OSH STANDARDS INTRODUCTION TO OSHS WHO ARE THE ORGANIZATIONS INVOLVED IN OSH?

20 INTRODUCTION TO OSHS ADMINISTATIVE ORGANIZATION FOR OSH DOLE ECC Employees Compensation Commission The ECC is responsible for initiating, rationalizing and coordinating the policies on employees compensation programs as well as deciding appealed cases from the GSIS and SSS, the agencies which initially administer the employee’s compensation program in the public and private sector.

21 A INTRODUCTION TO OSHS ADMINISTRATIVE ORGANIZATION FOR OSH DOLE OSHC ECC Occupational Safety and Health Center Undertakes continuing studies and researches on OSH Plans, develops and implements training programs on OSH Undertakes practical testing for safe use and sets standard specifications of PPEs Monitor workers’ exposure to hazardous substance and environmental conditions.

22 A INTRODUCTION TO OSHS ADMINISTRATIVE ORGANIZATION FOR OSH DOLE OSHC ECC BWC Bureau of Working Conditions Bureau of Working Conditions – The BWC performs primarily policy and program development and advisory functions in the administration and enforcement of laws relating to working conditions. – It oversee the implementation of standards through technical supervision of enforcement by the DOLE’s 15 Regional Offices all over the country

23 A INTRODUCTION TO OSHS ADMINISTRATIVE ORGANIZATION FOR OSH DOLE OSHC ECC BWC RO1RO2RO6RO7RO15RO4RO5RO3 Implements laws, policies, plans, programs, projects, rules and regulations of the DOLE.

24 HOW DOLE ENFORCE OSH LAWS ? INTRODUCTION TO OSHS The OSH laws are enforced and monitored by the ROs through its LSED manned by labor inspectors vested with visitorial and enforcement power under Article 128. Labor inspectors also disseminate information, advocate and give technical assistance on OSH

25  Technical Safety Inspection – inspection for the purpose of safety determination of boilers, pressure vessels, internal combustion engines, electrical installations, elevators, hoisting equipment and other mechanical equipment. ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF OSH LAWS 2 Types of OSH Inspection INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

26  General Safety and Health Inspection – refers to inspection of work environment, adequacy of work space, ventilation, lighting, handling, storage or work procedures, protection facilities, location and operation of machinery other than those covered by technical safety inspection and other safety and health hazards in the workplace.. ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF OSH LAWS 2 Types of OSH Inspection INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

27 . ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF OSH LAWS Safety and Health inConstruction INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

28  Rule 1410 of the OSHS and DO 13, series 1998 provide requirements for keeping and maintaining a safe worksite Examples: 1) Health and Safety Committee to plan, develop, implement worksite programs on OSH approved by DOLE-BWC 2) Approved Personal Protective Equipment 3) Trained or accredited OSH personnel 4) Other administrative and technical safety and health requirements. ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF OSH LAWS Safety and Health in Construction INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

29 DOLE Advocacy and linkages with stakeholders - MOA between DOLE and DPWH to harmonize and complement the National Building Code and the Labor Code of the Philippines. ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF OSH LAWS Safety and Health in Construction INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

30 DOLE Advocacy and linkages with stakeholders NBC to include safety and health DOLE Proposal - to add new Rule on Occupational Safety and Health in the Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations pursuant to PD 1096 otherwise known as the National Building Code. ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF OSH LAWS Safety and Health in Construction INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

31 ACCREDITATION PROGRAM Pursuant to Rule 1030 of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards

32 – Mandates the BWC to conduct training program on OSH directly or through accredited Safety Training Organization. – Require the employer to appoint a safety officer. The training course prescribed by the BWC shall be requisite for the appointment of the safety officer in the place of employment – All full-time safety officers must meet the requirement of duly- accredited Safety Practitioner or Safety Consultants by the Bureau Rule Training and Accreditation of Personnel in OSH INTRODUCTION TO OSHS ACCREDITATION PROGRAM

33 Requirements in the Practice of OSH   Completion of the Bureau Prescribed Training Course On OSH conducted by DOLE Accredited Safety Training Organization   BWC Accreditation as OSH practitioner/consultant INTRODUCTION TO OSHS

34 Every employer shall take steps to train a sufficient number of supervisors or technical personnel in occupational safety and health Every employer shall take steps to train a sufficient number of supervisors or technical personnel in occupational safety and health No. of workers Non-hazardous workplace * Every add’l. 500 or fraction thereof One(1) part-time safety officer Two(2) part-time safety officers One(1) full-time safety officer One(2) full-time safety officers One(1) add’l. full-time safety officer * Based on Department Order No. 16, series of 2001

35 Every employer shall take steps to train a sufficient number of supervisors or technical personnel in occupational safety and health Every employer shall take steps to train a sufficient number of supervisors or technical personnel in occupational safety and health No. of workers Hazardous * Highly hazardous * Every add’l. 500 or fraction thereof Every add’l. 250 or fraction thereof 1 part-time safety officer1 full-time safety officer 1 FT & 1 PT safety officer2 full-time safety officer 1 add’l. FT safety officer 1 full-time safety officer1 FT & 1 PT safety officer 2 FT & 1 PT safety officer2 full-time safety officer 1 add’l. FT safety officer

36 UPDATE The Bureau has accredited: 1800 safety practitioners 175 safety consultants 20 Active Safety Training Organization 4 Testing of Construction Heavy Equipment organization INTRODUCTION TO OSHS ACCREDITATION PROGRAM

37 INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Labor Standards Enforcement Framework

38 Complementary Approaches to Inspection 1.Self-audit 2. Joint Regulation 3.Assistance Program for Development 4.Industry/Social Accord 5.Delegation of Authority INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Labor Standards Enforcement Framework

39 INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Emerging Trends on the Role and Functions of OSH Practitioner/Consultant Personal safety, health, environmental safety, equipment safety, process safety, product safety, security of people and property are becoming more interrelated and create an expanded role for OSH professionals

40 INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Emerging Trends on the Role and Functions of OSH Practitioner/Consultant OSH professionals missions and objectives are also geared towards providing security and protection to life and property.

41 INTRODUCTION TO OSHS Emerging Trends on the Role and Functions of OSH Practitioner/Consultant Safety, health and security programs and activities complement each other.

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