Some 20 rice and corn mill opearators as well as local government personnel benefiited from the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Orientation conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center Regional Extension Unit (OSHC REU) IX and DOLE Zamboanga Sibugay Field Office  today, July11, 2017.

OSHC REU IX focal Ms. Ma. Joy Reneeli Espinosa, discussed the OSH situation in the country, various workplace hazards in the agriculture industry, good housekeeping and measures to prevent work-related accidents and illnesses.

The said orientation also aims to increase OSH awareness of workers in the agriculture industry and promote work safety and health. strengthen partnerships with other government agencies to mainstream the culture of work safety and health.

END/ MJR Espinosa