Regional Conciliation and Mediation Board-National Capital Region Director Feliciano R. Orihuela, Jr., announced recently that the Branch had conducted an Area-Wide Labor Education Seminar fpr Quezon City Cluster on April 23, 2019 at the Maricopa Hotel & Restaurant, Maysan Road, Valenzuela City.

“We hoped that the recent seminar will result into more companies embracing and practicing LMCs and GMs in the area, “Orihuela said.

“The one-day seminar aims to facilitate and maintain compliance with the rudiments of employee discipline and DOLE Issuances as contributory elements in the fostering of harmonious labor-management relationships and industrial peace in the workplace, “Orihuela added.

“Thirty-two (32) representatives from nineteen (19) organised and unorganised companies attended the said seminar,” he added.

Chief LEO Nicanor V. Bon of Policy & Program Development Division, Bureau of Working Conditions lectured on DOLE Issuances (Expanded Maternity Leave) while Director Orihuela talked about Employee Discipline.

“We hoped that after attending this seminar, the companies will experience fewer cases before DOLE if not zero cases,” Orihuela said.

“There will be another area-wide seminar in the different area of Metro Manila,” Orihuela added.

/Renato R. Canutal