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EDITORIAL - Enforce the health protocols

Indoor dine-in is back in restaurants, at 10 percent seating or venue capacity......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 4th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Enforcing the health protocols

Air travel from countries where the “double mutant” COVID variant is rampaging has been banned......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Samal to enforce strict health protocols

SAMAL, Bataan — Amid the rising number of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases in the country, the local government of Samal announced that it will implement a stricter policy on health protocols in its bid to minimize infection of the virus. According to Samal Mayor Aida Macalinao, instructions to the police and other department heads are […] The post Samal to enforce strict health protocols appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

EDITORIAL - Longer curfew

This is what happens when people begin to relax compliance with COVID health protocols.c.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 12th, 2021

More cops off to Pasay, other COVID-19 hot spots

More police personnel are being deployed to enforce health protocols, quarantine passes are back in several areas and a longer Metro-wide curfew is being considered as the government moves to contain a spike in COVID cases that could be due to more infectious variants......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 9th, 2021

Health protocols to be enforced at EDSA rites

The National Capital Region Police Office will strictly enforce COVID-19 health protocols during the commemoration of EDSA people power revolution tomorrow......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

EDITORIAL - Endangerment through forgery

With COVID cases still rising in several areas outside Metro Manila, and the vaccine rollout hitting a snag, coronavirus transmission can be curbed only through strict adherence to health protocols......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Balancing act

In the continuing dance with COVID-19, the government has decided to allow the reopening of cinemas and gaming arcades beginning this week in Metro Manila and other areas under general community quarantine, with physical distancing and other health protocols to be enforced......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2021

Cases lodged vs restobar caught holding Sinulog live-band

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) on Thursday, January 21, announced that they had filed formal cases against three individuals for holding a Sinulog live-band in Cebu I.T. Park in Barangay Apas, and reportedly for their failure to enforce health protocols  last Sunday, January 17. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy […] The post Cases lodged vs restobar caught holding Sinulog live-band appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2021

JTF to stakeholders: Enforce health standards

Establishments and event organizers should be the ones implementing health protocols on visitors to prevent the spread of COVID-19 this holiday season, the quarantine enforcement arm of the government’s coronavirus task force said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 21st, 2020

Local Roundup: Task force deploys more cops to enforce protocols

Joint Task Force COVID Shield Commander Cesar Hawthorne Binag said Sunday the number of policemen deployed for the holiday season had been doubled to ensure citizen compliance with minimum health rules......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 20th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Holiday super spreader

Echoing a warning from the World Health Organization, the Department of Health is reminding the public to continue complying with health safety protocols to prevent coronavirus transmission......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Disaster health protocols

As the images from the typhoon area showed, observing COVID health protocols can be challenging if not impossible when disaster strikes. Families rendered homeless by Typhoon Quinta or who fled rampaging floods huddled with others at cramped evacuation centers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 28th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Hand hygiene

As recommended by epidemiology experts, there are three basic health protocols for preventing coronavirus infection......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 17th, 2020

Modern tech will enforce protocols at PBA & lsquo;bubble& rsquo;

Modern technology will play a big role in enforcing health and safety protocols when games of the Philippine Basketball Association returns under a bubble setup in Clark City in Angeles, Pampanga this October......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 25th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Endangering public health

While people are taking pains to comply with COVID health protocols, wearing face masks and shields and keeping distance from each other, there are persons who are spreading the killer coronavirus......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Proceed with caution

Lockdowns can be imposed and reimposed and people can strictly observe public health protocols to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 infection......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 14th, 2020

Go assures assistance despite strict health protocols

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go has continued to lend help to those in need of assistance while strictly observing proper health and safety protocols amid the ongoing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go (OFFICE OF SEN. BONG GO / MANILA BULLETIN) Go, through his office, distributed aid today to 26 families who were affected by the fire incident that ravaged properties and had one casualty in Astek Block 3 in San Joaquin, Pasig City. The chairman of the Senate health and demography committee said his staff provided immediate relief, such as food and financial assistance. The team also distributed face masks and medicines and gave away bicycles, specifically to fire victims.Go has earlier expressed his support for using bicycles as an alternative mode of transportation, especially at a time when public transportation is limited in many places in the country and at the same time promote a healthy lifestyle. “And, in fact, doon po sa mga nasunugan, tinatanong ko sila, hirap po sila… they’re having a hard time po sa transportation in going to their respective na trabaho po nila, so sabi ko, I encourage them to use bicycles. Minsan po namimigay po ako ng bisikleta sa kanila,’’he said.  (I asked the fire victims, [and they said] they’re having a hard time in going to their respective works. I encourage them to use bicycles. I provided  them with bicycles.) Government agencies also provided aid to the fire victims, particularly the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP), Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Local government officials were also present in each visit. “Walang tinitingnang oras o panahon ang pagtulong sa kapwa, lalong lalo na sa panahon ng pandemyang ito. Lagi kong sinasabi noon na kahit maging Senador man ako, kahit anong oras at pagkakataon, kapag kailangan ako ng aking mga kababayan, tutulong agad ako,’’Go said.  (We don’t look at time when it comes to helping our fellowmen, especially now during this pandemic. I have always said before that even if I become a senator. Anytime, if I am needed by my countrymen  I will help them.) Go had urged the national government to also provide proper face masks for the poor and to those who cannot afford. He also urged the government to enforce a stronger face mask-wearing policy in the country. Go also stressed that government must prioritize buying locally-made masks to save jobs, and provide it to those who cannot afford to buy their own masks to help save lives. The senator from Davao has also reiterated the need to pass the Senate Bill 204, or the Fire Protection Modernization Bill, to institutionalize the modernization of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 30th, 2020

Año to LGUs: Deploy more police, tanod to enforce health measures

LOCAL government units (LGUs) should deploy more policemen and watchmen (tanod) in public to enforce health protocols, Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said on Saturday. According to Año, as many areas, including Metro Manila, will be placed under general community quarantine (GCQ). It is the main responsibility of the LGUs to assure the health and safety […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 30th, 2020

Step by step

Last Wednesday, Department of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Brigido Dulay presided in the 59th IATF technical working group meeting via teleconference and PBA commissioner Willie Marcial submitted the league’s request to resume 5x5 scrimmages in areas under GCQ with a list of health and safety protocols to be imposed if approved......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated News14 hr. 24 min. ago

Penalties still in place

The PBA has warned of harsh penalties for every breach of health protocols as the 12 teams prepare for their long-delayed return to 5-on-5 scrimmages......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated News14 hr. 24 min. ago