Is Bangladesh doing enough to protect workers? | Workers’ Rights

Video Length 01 minutes 40 seconds

Industrial accidents are too widespread in Bangladesh.

Within the newest incident, dozens of individuals had been killed in a hearth and explosion at a container port close to town of Chattogram.

A whole lot had been critically wounded.

Docs say most individuals died within the explosion or from inhaling poisonous chemical fumes.

It’s estimated industrial accidents have killed greater than 2,000 individuals within the nation throughout the previous 20 years.

So are corporations and the federal government doing sufficient to guard employees?

Presenter: Hashem Ahelbarra

Company:

Khondaker Golam Moazzem – analysis director, Centre for Coverage Dialogue assume tank

Ben Vanpeperstraete – senior authorized adviser, European Centre for Constitutional and Human Rights

Stephen Cotton – basic secretary, Worldwide Transport Employees’ Federation

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