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Walmart Factory Fire

Walmart's Problems In Bangladesh Widen

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart said about 10 of more than six dozen Bangladesh garment factories failed safety checks in audits it commissioned. The reta...

Dave Jamieson

Factory Fire Survivor Demands Compensation From Walmart

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Sumi Abedin hasn't worked a day since Nov. 24 of last year. That was when her workplace, Tazreen Fashions in Bangladesh, went up in flam...

When Workplace Safety Is Regarded As 'Overhead'

David Macaray | Posted 02.09.2013 | Business
David Macaray

By most accounts, the Bangladesh tragedy could have been prevented by management simply spending more money on safety.

Walmart Rejected Proposal To Protect Bangladesh Factories Against Fire

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.06.2012 | Business

Last year, Walmart reportedly decided against aiding factory upgrades that could have stopped fires like last month's blaze at a Bangladesh garment fa...

Walmart, 112 Dead Bangladeshis and You

Kelsey Timmerman | Posted 01.28.2013 | Impact
Kelsey Timmerman

They stood at the windows of the building, 100-feet above the ground, skin boiling. Fire behind and nothing ahead. There was no choice.