LABOUR RIGHTS: BEHIND THE SEAMS

Understanding The Alliance and The Accord on Bangladesh worker safety

5 Dec 2013by Oxfam

Who has joined the accord for workers' safety in Bangladesh

Since April this year Oxfam has been asking Australian companies sourcing from Bangladesh to join the Bangladesh Fire and Building Safety Accord. The Accord is a legally binding initiative that mandates independent safety inspections (involving trade unions and local groups), the right for workers to be able refuse dangerous work.

https://www.oxfam.org.au/explore/workers-rights/oxfam-supports-workers-rights/

https://www.oxfam.org.au/2013/12/understanding-the-alliance-and-the-accord-on-bangladesh-worker-safety/