Panay News Articles

February 8, 2019 – Stroke and seafarer’s stress February 2, 2019 – Compulsory insurance coverage of OFWs January 13, 2019 – ‘Aurora’ and the maritime tragedies in PH 2018 December 29, 2018 – Filipino seafarers are not probationary employees December 20, 2018 – Gambling as a ground for dismissal December 15, 2018 – Seafarers’ claims to be delayed by placing awards

Incompetence & inefficiency as grounds for dismissal

Monday, May 28, 2018, 10:52 p.m. By Atty. Dennis R. Gorecho   Where a penalty less punitive would suffice,  whatever missteps may have been committed by the worker ought not to be visited with a consequence so severe such as dismissal from employment Poor or unsatisfactory performance of an employee does not necessarily mean that

Unpaid seafarer’s wages

6:04 am Thursday, March 16, 2017 By: Atty. Dennis R. Gorecho In recent time it appears that that seafarers are one of the most exploited and abused group of workers globally. Exploitation, abuse and corruption in shipping industry includes issues related to unpaid, underpaid or delayed payments are the most pressing ones. In many cases

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