Demand justice for victims of Bangladesh building collapse
Take Action and sign the petition now: War on Want petition
This petition to:
.@Primarkjobs @Mango @Matalan: ensure safety for workers in Bangladesh & compensate victims of building collapse
“Our trade union, the National Garment Workers’ Federation, has fought for many years for workers in the garment industry to be able to work safely. The hundreds of deaths from such horrific accidents are heart breaking. This negligence must stop. The deaths of these workers could have been avoided if these companies took workers’ protection seriously
Please take action now and call on Primark, Matalan and Mango to sign the Bangladesh Fire and Building Safety Agreement to prevent the future deaths of garment workers. It is such a simple action which would save so many lives. These disasters must not be allowed to continue.
Jane White, IOSH, talks about the tragic events in Bangladesh and about a training project they are involved with which is trying to raise basic awareness about fire safety and other basics: