PIA Press Release
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
MIRD, DOST 1 conducts training on OSH in Pangasinanby Monette H. Herrera
SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, Jan. 18 (PIA) -- The Metal Industry Research and Development Center (MIRD) and Department of Science and Technology (DOST) region 1 recently conducted trainings on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) to various owners of Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) at the Philgrema Manufacturing Incorporated in Calasiao, Pangasinan.
The said training aimed to improve the knowledge of the participants on OSH standards.
According to DOST Region 1, around 31 participants from different parts of Pangasinan attended the training. These participants engage into metal craft, cutlery, food processing and agribusiness.
DOST 1 said the training taught the participants about the occupational and health standards, and basic safety concepts.
MIRD and DOST also conducted a workshop for employers to teach them about measuring safety performance productivity.(ANL/MHH PIA La Union with reports from DOST 1)