Garment Factory Fire

  • Bangladesh: Factory fire victims' families await for money January 24, 2013

    Dhaka (Bangladesh): When fire ravaged a Bangladeshi garment factory, killing 112 workers, dozens of their families did not even have a body to bury because their loved ones' remains were burned beyond recognition. Two months later, the same families have yet to receive any of the compensation they were promised...
  • Walmart, Disney clothes found in Bangladesh fire November 29, 2012

    Dhaka: The garment factory in Bangladesh where 112 people were killed in a fire had been making clothes for Walmart, Disney, Sears and other major global retailers some of whom say they thought they had stopped doing business with the place. The apparent confusion underscored what some industry experts...