On March 22, 2017 was published in the Official Gazette, the Agreement of the Ministry of Government dated October 27, 2016, which approves the "Protocol for the Immediate and Preventive Security Measures in favor of unionized workers, executives, activists and union leaders, people related to the defense of labor rights, as well as the physical spaces where they carry out their activities."

This Agreement is in force from the date of its signature by the Minister of the Interior on October 27, 2016; and it is mandatory for the Ministry of Interior and specifically for the National Civil Police.

This Protocol seeks to strengthen mechanisms of prevention, protection and reaction against threats and criminal acts that threaten the safety and physical integrity of union leaders, executives, activists and unionized workers or workers in the process of forming a union and people related to the defense of labor rights.