24 garment workers killed and 1,000 injured in traffic accidents during the first half of 2019.
The government has spent more than $10 million in benefits for female workers who delivered babies throughout the first six months of this year.
Number of workers who delivered babies and received bonuses rose significantly.
According to a NSSF report, 16 garment workers died and hundreds of others were injured in more than 800 traffic accidents during the first half of the year.
NSSF executive director Ouk Samvichea said that both formal and informal workers have the right to social protection.
More than 100 workers at the KKN Apparel factory in Koh Kong province’s Special Economic Zone fainted yesterday after the smell of oil spread inside the building.
Almost 100 workers at the KKN factory in the special economic zone in Koh Kong province’s Mondul Sima district fainted on Tuesday morning while working.
The Labour Minister calls on business owners to register with the NSSF before December 31.
The National Social Security Fund begins to facilitate Health Equity Fund services from the government.
Firms employing as few as one member of staff are urged to register with the National Social Security Fund to obtain benefits for workers.
The Labour Ministry and the Health Ministry vow to work together to bring free, efficient healthcare to workers.