DOLE Agusan del Sur Provincial Office- 49 former workers of JB Earthmovers Inc. were compensated with a total of Php 1,495,731.09 monetary benefits through agency’s Single Entry Approach (SEnA) program.

The amount covered the workers’ separation benefits comprising their separation pay, proportionate 13th month pay and pro-rated service incentive leave pay.

Settlement happened the day the conference was conducted at the DOLE Agusan del Sur Provincial Office. Actual worker’s claims was supervised by Ms. Lovely Laudette D. Gamba, Sr. LEO., and Ms. Khyzia Blanche D. Mie on October 26, 2021 at the JB Earthmovers, Inc. main office in San Francisco, Agusan del Sur.

“My warmest gratitude for the immediate action served by the DOLE -Agusan del Sur Personnel. Dako kayo ug tabang ang kini na programa pra sa mga trabahante,” said Gil M. Abraham, one of the workers who benefited from the program.

Engr. Seth D. Jimenez, HR Designate/Safety Department Head was thankful for the effort of DOLE for fairly facilitating resolution of the problem.

SEnA – Single entry Approach which is an administrative approach to provide speedy, impartial, inexpensive, and accessible settlement procedure of all labor issues or conflicts to prevent them from ripening into full- blown disputes or actual labor cases.