DEATHS CONTINUE…

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on November 3, 2019

Forty-five workers were killed, thirteen workers were injured and six missing in 32 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – October 2019 – an NTUC Philippines compilation of media reports show. Most of those killed were in Construction (nine) and in Mining (nine). Four workers died, eight were injured and three (corrected) were…

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2 internet service firm workers electrocuted in Albay – Oct. 20, 2019

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on October 20, 2019

2 internet service firm workers electrocuted in Albay – Oct. 20, 2019

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Remains of worker in Semirara mining pit recovered after mudslide – Oct 6, 2019

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on October 6, 2019

Remains of worker in Semirara mining pit recovered after mudslide – Oct. 6, 2019

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2 dead, 1 injured after Hotel Sogo collapses in Manila (4th UPDATE) A Hotel Sogo prematurely collapses while undergoing demolition in Manila Rambo Talabong Published: 10:47 AM September 23, 2019 Updated: 6:58 PM September 23, 2019

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on September 23, 2019

2 dead, 1 injured after Hotel Sogo collapses while undergoing demolition in Manila – Sept 23

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Two farm workers from Masbate City died due to electrocution. Sep 4, 2019

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on September 23, 2019

Two farm workers from Masbate City died due to electrocution. – Sept 4, 2019

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Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on September 4, 2019

Forty-two workers were killed, thirteen workers were injured and six missing in 30 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – September 2019 – an NTUC Philippines compilation of media reports show. Most of those killed were in Construction (nine) and in Mining (eight). Four workers died, eight were injured and three (corrected) were…

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Driver crushed by van Rey Galupo (The Philippine Star) – September 2, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — A 45-year-old driver was crushed to death by a shipping container in Paco, Manila yesterday afternoon.

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on September 1, 2019

Driver crushed by van Rey Galupo (The Philippine Star) – September 2, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — A 45-year-old driver was crushed to death by a shipping container in Paco, Manila yesterday afternoon.

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Worker electrocuted in POGO site [Online gaming site being built in Imus] August 22, 2019, 7:12 PM By Anthony Giron IMUS CITY, Cavite — A worker at the Kawit POGO site was killed Wednesday [Aug 17] after he was electrocuted by an air compressor dynamo.

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on August 23, 2019

Worker electrocuted in POGO site [Online gaming site being built in Imus] August 22, 2019, 7:12 PM By Anthony Giron IMUS CITY, Cavite — A worker at the Kawit POGO site was killed Wednesday [Aug 17] after he was electrocuted by an air compressor dynamo.

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Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on August 19, 2019

Forty workers were killed, thirteen workers were injured and six missing in 28 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – August 2019 – an NTUC Philippines compilation of media reports show. Most of those killed were in Construction (nine) and in Mining (eight). Four workers died, eight were injured and three (corrected) were…

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DOLE stops building construction in Cebu Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star) – Aug 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The construction of a building in Barangay Paj, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu has been stopped following the death of two workers.

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on August 19, 2019

DOLE stops building construction in Cebu Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star) – Aug 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The construction of a building in Barangay Paj, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu has been stopped following the death of two workers.

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Worker dies when boulder rolled down on him in Albay quarry site Inquirer Southern Luzon, August 08, 2019 12:18pm LEGAZPI CITY –– A 71-year-old worker died on Thursday morning when a boulder rolled down on him at a quarry site at the foot of Mayon volcano in Sto. Domingo town in Albay province, police said.

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on August 9, 2019

Worker dies when boulder rolled down on him in Albay quarry site Inquirer Southern Luzon, August 08, 2019 12:18pm LEGAZPI CITY –– A 71-year-old worker died on Thursday morning when a boulder rolled down on him at a quarry site at the foot of Mayon volcano in Sto. Domingo town in Albay province, police said.

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Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on July 26, 2019

Thirty-seven workers were killed, thirteen workers were injured and six missing in 26 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – July 2019 – an NTUC Philippines compilation of media reports show. Most of those killed were in Mining (seven) and Construction (seven). Four workers died, eight were injured and three (corrected) were missing…

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2 lalaki natagpuang patay sa loob ng tangke ng tubig

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on July 26, 2019

2 lalaki natagpuang patay sa loob ng tangke ng tubig Karren Canon, ABS-CBN News Posted at Jul 21 2019 07:52 AM | Updated as of Jul 21 2019 07:09 PM Natagpuang patay ang 2 lalaki sa loob ng isang tangke ng tubig sa bayan ng San Juan, Batangas nitong Sabado ng hapon.

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Cement bucket falls from construction site, kills laborer

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on July 26, 2019

Cement bucket falls from construction site, kills laborer (Philstar.com) – July 14, 2019 – 2:45pm MANILA, Philippines — A cable of a tower crane carrying a bucket filled with cement broke Sunday morning at a construction site in Manila leaving one laborer dead, according to the Manila Public Information Office.

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Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on July 11, 2019

Thirty-four workers were killed, thirteen workers were injured and six missing in 24 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – Jun 2019 – an NTUC Philippines compilation of media reports show. June 2019 was a particularly deadly month, with 10 new deaths. Most of those killed were in Mining (seven) and Construction (five).…

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Road worker slain in Quezon crash

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on July 11, 2019

Road worker slain in Quezon crash Inquirer Southern Luzon June 26, 2019 11:21am LUCENA CITY –– A 62-year-old road construction worker was killed after he was accidentally hit by a wayward cargo truck in Tagkawayan town in Quezon province on Tuesday.

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2 farmers electrocuted

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on July 11, 2019

2 farmers electrocuted Raymund Catindig (The Philippine Star) – June 26, 2019 – 12:00am TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Philippines — Two farmers died of electrocution while planting palay in Sitio San Gregorio, Barangay Cabittaogan, Sta. Catalina, Ilocos Sur on Monday.

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Lineman dead in fall from tree

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on June 16, 2019

Lineman dead in fall from tree URBIZTONDO, Pangasinan, Philippines — A television lineman died after he fell from a tree while installing cables in Barangay Dalanguiring in this town on Tuesday.

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Brothers found dead inside Surigao del Norte tunnel

Published by rudy Date posted on May 29, 2019

Brothers found dead inside Surigao del Norte Tunnel by Richmond Hinayon, ABS-CBN News, May 29, 2019 TAGANAAN, Surigao Del Norte – The bodies of two miners were recovered inside a tunnel at a private mining site in Sitio Duyungan, Barangay Laurel on Tuesday afternoon.

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1 killed, 2 hurt as boiler explodes in Zamboanga City factory

Published by rudy Date posted on May 28, 2019

1 killed, 2 hurt as boiler explodes in Zamboanga City factory by Julie Alipala, Philippine Daily Inquirer, May 28, 2019 ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — A worker was killed while two others were wounded when the industrial steam machine or boiler inside a factory in Barangay Talisayan here heated up and exploded around 11:30 am on…

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Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on May 9, 2019

  Twenty workers were killed, eleven workers were injured and six missing in 15 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – April 2019 – an NTUC Philippines compilation of media reports show. Most of those killed were in Mining (five) and Construction (four). Four workers died, eight were injured and three (corrected) were missing…

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An agricultural plane hit a live wire

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on May 9, 2019

An agricultural plane hit a live wire An agricultural plane hit a live wire during an aerial spraying activity at a banana plantation in Davao del Norte on Saturday morning, killing the pilot instantaneously. – Manila Standard tweet at 3:00 pm on Sun, Apr 28, 2019 Read: https://t.co/A8dOmJLBJt https://t.co/CeV2MaY3yR (https://twitter.com/MlaStandard/status/1122395021745909760?s=03)

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Lineman sa Camarines Sur, patay matapos makuryente habang nagpuputol ng kable

Published by rudy Date posted on May 1, 2019

Lineman sa Camarines Sur, patay by Joviland Rita/LDF, GMA News, May 1, 2019 Patay matapos makuryente ang isang lineman ng cable TV habang nagkakabit ng linya sa Camarines Sur, ayon sa ulat ni Cecille Villarosa sa Balita Pilipinas Ngayon ng GMA News nitong Miyerkules.

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Deaths Continue

Published by rudy Date posted on January 31, 2018

102 workers were killed and 164 workers were injured in 42 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January – December 2017 – a TUCP compilation of media reports show. At least 66 workers were killed and 122 workers were injured in 47 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines in January-December 2016 – a TUCP…

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