Villaraza & Angangco ("V&A Law") is the sole contributor for the Philippine Chapter of the Lexology Getting The Deal Through Occupational Health & Safety 2022 Guide.
Written by Alejandro Alfonso E. Navarro
, Rashel Ann C. Pomoy
, and Ernesto C. Herrera III
of the Firm's Labor and Employment Department, the Chapter delves into the Philippine legal framework on occupational health and safety; employer and worker rights, duties, and responsibilities; occupational hazards and risk management; and liabilities, penalties imposed, and enforcement by governing authorities. Further, the Chapter explores the key occupational health and safety developments in Philippine labor and employment law including the measures adopted to address the issues due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Lexology Getting The Deal Through Occupational Health & Safety 2022 Guide features comparison of local insights of key jurisdictions into legislation, regulations and codes of practice; employer duties and responsibilities; worker duties and responsibilities; workplace hazards and risk management; liabilities, enforcement and penalties; and recent trends.
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