QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region, through the Finance and Administrative Division (FAD), provided Defensive Driving Training to its employees on July 25-26, 2022.
Finance and Administrative Division Chief, Engr. Florence V. Velasquez led the activity by giving her opening message to the participants, followed by Mr. Joey Yap, Training Facilitator from Land Transportation Office NCR (LTO), a certified Occupational Safety and Health Practitioner. Mr. Yap lectured the Defensive Driving, traffic laws, and regulations.
The training follows the Occupational Safety and Health Program set by OSHC/ Bureau of Working Conditions/Department of Labor and Employment under executive 307 of 1987, Establishing an occupational safety and health center in the employees’ compensation commission.
It aims to provide more outstanding practical guidance for all the relevant personnel to ensure safer jobs with a reduction in injuries, including Vehicle/Equipment Operators. It’s also a reminder of driving rules, standard driving practices, and the required driving mechanics.