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Rappler's latest stories on workplace safety


Turkey police fire gas at protests over worker lift deaths

Sep 07, 2014 - 11:30 PM

Police step in when more than 1 000 people gather near a construction site in Istanbul s upscale Mecidiyekoy district to express their anger at Turkey s lax workplace safety measures

Sunglasses at night

Jul 20, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Badly injured left in limbo and unable to support his family Shabdar Ali finds strength to help others

Bangladesh police charge 13 over garment factory fire

Dec 22, 2013 - 3:57 PM

The fire in November 2012 was the country s worst at a garment factory and shone an international spotlight on appalling safety conditions in an industry worth more than 20 billion

TRAGEDY. A file photograph showing a view of the premises following a devastating fire at the Tazreen Fashions Limited garments factory, at Nischintapur, Savar outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 25 November 2012. EPA/Abir Abdullah