Post Tagged with: "Dhaka"

Bangladeshi Workers Receive Solace In New Safety Regulations, Major U.S. Corporations Shun Deal

Walmart and Gap vowed to “self-regulate”... with no legal barriers keeping them from abandoning their promises and continuing business as usual… to the endangerment of the factory workers. Image by Taslima Akhter  @ USAToday

Walmart and Gap vowed to “self-regulate”… no legal barriers to keep them from abandoning promises and business as usual… to the detriment of workers.

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After 1,300 Die In Bangladesh Walmart Refuses To Sign Safer Factory Agreement

After 1,300 Die In Bangladesh Walmart Refuses To Sign Safer Factory Agreement

Walmart has refused to sign an agreement to improve safety and working conditions for factory workers overseas.

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Walmart Declined Fire Protection For Bangladesh Factory, Over 100 Workers Killed

Walmart Declined Fire Protection For Bangladesh Factory, Over 100 Workers Killed

Bangladesh factory representatives asked Walmart, Sears, the Gap, and other retailers to chip in for fire protection. Guess who said no? Now, over 100 workers are dead.

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Workers Die In Bangladesh Factory While Making Clothes For Walmart And Others

Dhaka factory in flames @  IndiaToday.in

My guess is Bangladeshi workers would also like to ‘save money and live better.’ Instead, 124 of them died while working hard to create products Americans are buying for those ‘low, low prices.’

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