Critical Case Study Analysis: Springhill Mine Disasters 1891, 1956, 1958

The Springhill mining disaster is actually in reference to three separate disasters that happened in the Springhill coalfield, near Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. These events took place in 1891, 1956, and 1958, in three different mines in the area. Since the last incident in 1958 the mines have switched ownership from the Cumberland Railway & Coal …

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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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