On July 19-23, 2021, personnel from the Mine Safety, Environment and Social Development Division (MSESDD) and personnel from the Mine Management Division (MMD) conducted a Tenement, Safety and Health, Environmental, and Social Development (TSHES) monitoring on the Industrial Sand and Gravel (ISAG) quarrying operations of Caesar R. Casiño, Ferdinand H. Dulatre, Gravelden Inc., and Oro NQA Enterprises Corporation located in the vicinities of Misamis Oriental.

The said monitoring was conducted in compliance with R.A. No. 7942, otherwise known as the “Philippine Mining Act of 1995,” and its Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations, DAO 2010-21, and applicable provisions of DAO No. 2000-98 or the “Mine Safety and Health Standards.”

The TSHES monitoring assessed the performance of the permit holders for CY 2020 vis-à-vis their approved programs, commitments and permit conditions.