Wal-Mart, Gap, And Other U.S. Retailers Release Safety Plan For Bangladesh Factories
A group of 17 U.S. retailers signed a five-year agreement to improve safety at Bangladesh garment factories. It's separate from a plan made by mainly European retailers announced Monday and comes nearly three months after a major factory collapse in the country killed more than 1,100.
How Tommy Hilfiger's Bangladesh Factory Fire Measures Up Against Other Accidents
Tommy Hilfiger is trying to shape up after reports that it continues to use unsafe factories in Bangladesh, where almost 500 garment workers have died in five years. Let's look at how disasters there stack up against other famous industrial accidents.