RD Centi inducts
new TIPC Officers in Eastern Samar
June 26, 2019
BORONGAN CITY, Eastern
Samar – The Department of Labor and Employment- Eastern Samar
Field Office (ESFO) conducted the Provincial Tripartite Industrial
Peace Council Meeting cum Employers’ Forum on June 20, 2019 at Rawis
Resort & Hotel Restaurant, Sitio Rawis, Brgy. Alang-Alang, this
The one-day activity was
graced by DOLE Regional Office No. VIII Director Yahya A. Centi and
DOLE-ESFO Head, Ms. Fe A. Estrella. Present also were the Provincial
Director of Technical Education Skills Development Authority (TESDA),
Mr. Rolando Juanillo and Department of Trade and Industry Provincial
Officer-in-Charge, Mr. Jorge Modesto.
After a brief overview of
the Tripartite Industrial Peace Council, election of TIPC officers
Elected officers are as
follows: Ms. Fe A. Estrella as Chairperson; Ms. Andresita Y. Cuña as
Vice Chair for Management; and Ms. Nathalie Jean Cardeño as Vice
Chair for Labor. Members for Management sector are Mr. Oscar Ty, Mr.
Jesus Ang, Mr. Conrad Uy and Ms. Marguerite De Veyra. For the labor
side, members are Mr. Rey Aves Alido, Ms. Luzviminda Montances, Ms.
Emelia Lauresta and Mr. Reymark Estrobo.
Mr. Juanillo of TESDA, Mr.
Modesto of DTI, Ms. Maria Rina Vertulfo of Eastern Samar PESO
Managers Association (ESPESOMA) and Ms. Penelope Pomida of DYES
Radyo Pilipinas completed the tripartite council representing the
Director Centi solemnly
administered the Oath of Office of the newly elected TIPC officers
in front of the seventy-five (75) active attendees coming from the
different sectors of the province.
In his message, Director
Centi encouraged the Council to be proactive in strengthening the
cooperation between management, workers and government sectors in
promoting the best interest for the Province of Eastern Samar.
“There is a need to
institutionalize tripartism by providing for a continuing forum for
tripartite consultation in aid of streamlining the role of
government by empowering worker’s and employers’ organizations,
enhancing their respective rights, attaining industrial peace and
improving productivity”, said Director Centi.
The one-day activity was
capped with an Employers’ Forum on the latest DOLE issuances.
Several important topics were discussed for the information of the
Regional Tripartite Wages
and Productivity Board (RTWPB) Secretary, Mr. Reynaldo Soliveres
discussed about Productivity and Compensation Scheme of Public Bus
Drivers and Conductors while Ms. Michelle Basal, Information Officer
II of Employees Compensation Commission (ECC) discussed on the
latest updates on Employees Compensation Program (ECP).
Aleksei Ceasar Abellar, Officer-in-Charge of DOLE Samar Field Office
tackled the Department Order No. 198-18 or the Implementing Rules
and Regulations of Republic Act No. 11058 “An Act Strengthening
Compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Standards and
Providing Penalties for Violations Thereof”. Mr. Marlo Sible, Senior
LEO of ESFO, gave emphasis on the Kasambahay Law and Department
Order No. 183-17 or The Revised Rules on the Administration and
Enforcement of Labor Laws pursuant to Article 128 of the Labor Code,