workers' safety - updates

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Coal mine fire in northeast China kills 21

Nov 21, 2015 - 1:21 PM

China – the world s largest producer of coal – is grappling to improve standards in the poorly regulated sector

Security tightens at Hanjin shipyard over workers' drug use

Oct 06, 2014 - 9:27 PM

A consultant of the Korean shipbuilder at the Subic Freeport denies workers claim that they use illegal drugs to stay awake during 24 hour shifts that they are made to take

HHIC-PHILS. The Hanjin Heavy Industries Corporations-Philippines facility in Subic Freeport. File photo from the HHIC-Phil website

Another Hanjin worker killed at Subic shipyard accident

Sep 12, 2014 - 3:55 PM

The latest casualty is said to be the 38th worker killed in an accident at the Korean shipbuilder s shipyard since 2006

HHIC-PHILS. The Hanjin Heavy Industries Corporations-Philippines facility in Subic Freeport. File photo from the HHIC-Phil website

Top retailers, unions to inspect Bangladesh factories

Jul 08, 2013 - 7:51 AM

This is part of a legally binding agreement signed in the wake of the April collapse of the Rana Plaza complex which killed 1 129 people

COLLAPSE ZONE. Bangladeshi Army personnel and civilian volunteers work on the scene at a building collapse in Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka, on April 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO/ Munir uz ZAMAN