Cases: Sea-based workers, seafarers, mariners, ocean-going OFWs

Cases: Sea-based workers, seafarers, mariners, ocean-going OFWs

1. POEA – Standard Employment Contract a. Mandatory 3-day medical examination with company-designated physician Malicdem v. Asia Bulk Transport Phils., Inc.G.R. No. 224753, 19 June 2019[BACKGROUND]On June 1, 2011, [the employee] was hired by [the local agency] Asia Bulk Transport Phils, Inc. (ABTPI), in behalf of its foreign principal, SKM Korea Co., Ltd., to board…