RANA PLAZA: HARMS TO WORKERS

The Rana Plaza disaster is just one of the Ready-Made Garment (RMG) factories in Bangladesh to have undergone tragedy in recent years (Siddiqui & Uddin, 2016, p.680). In fact, it was the world's worst industrial accident in almost three decades. On 24 April 2013, the eight-story building collapsed, killing 1,129 workers (MacKinnon & Strauss, 2013, …

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Rana Plaza Factory Collapse, and interactions with Joe Fresh, Loblaws

In Bangledesh, 2013 the Rana Plaza factory collapsed killing 1129 people and, injuring 2500(+) more .  The building housed a bank, many small shops, apartments, and clothing factory's. Days leading up to the collapse, the banks and shops closed upon noticing that the building had cracks appearing; but the factory workers were ordered to continue …

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The Rana Plaza Tragedy

On Wednesday April 24th, 2013, tragedy struck the country of Bangladesh.   Considered one of the deadliest garment-factory accidents in history (Fairchild, 2013), the Rana Plaza, in the district of Dhaka, collapsed due to structural damage. Once an eight-story commercial building, the Plaza crumbled to nothing but a heap of concrete and fabric bolts. The building …

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