Butuan City -07/28/2021
Following an ocular inspection of the entire building complex on July 28, 2021, representatives from DILG Caraga issued a Safety Seal certificate to DepEd Caraga Regional Office.
Signed by DILG Caraga LGCDD Division Chief Charissa T. Guerta, CESO V, the issuance confirmed DepEd Caraga’s full compliance to safety and health protocols against Covid-19.
Former Assistant Regional Director Dr. Lorenzo O. Macasocol, CESO VI, received the certificate on behalf of the regional employees.
The regional office has been implementing health protocols as early as March 2020.
Through the leadership of Dr. Evelyn R. Fetalvero, CESO V, who assumed office in February this year, observance of such protocols has been intensified. These included strict observance of physical distancing, designation of one-way passages in the hallways, installation of washing areas, and the use of ultraviolet light treatment for incoming documents.
Moreover, all employees have access to health and safety essentials such as alcohol, face masks, face shields, PPEs, thermal scanners, medical supplies, including free transportation for onsite employees and regular disinfection procedures.
Alternative work arrangements were implemented on a full-flexible time basis as well as the strict enforcement of enhanced contact tracing mechanism through the web-based Weekly Health Declaration form.