Defining hazardous undertakings

Defining hazardous undertakings for young workers below 18 years of age: A country report

The study was focused on data gathered from the young workers aged 15-17 years, although some data and discussions regarding the younger age groups are also included in order to have a more complete picture of the child labour situation in the Philippines and the different occupational hazards besetting these children.

The objectives of the study is to review the implementing rules and regulations of Article 139 as to its practicability and applicability to the current set-up; and to recommend approaches by which the implementing rules and regulations could be revised and improved.