to the Accord

The Accord is an independent, legally binding agreement between brands and trade unions designed to work towards a safe and healthy Bangladeshi Ready-Made Garment Industry. Our purpose is to enable a working environment in which no worker needs to fear fires, building collapses, or other accidents that could be prevented with reasonable health and safety measures.


Accord Statement on Rana Plaza and Steering Committee in Dhaka

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Communication to Accord signatories on recent earthquake impacting Bangladesh

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Statement on Business Termination with Sung Kwang Sweaters Ltd

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Fire safety

NEW: Accord Progress Factsheet April 2016
Fire safety

NEW: Quarterly Aggregate Report – 1 February 2016

3 years since #RanaPlaza. The Accord keeps those who perished, those who were injured, and their loved ones in our thoughts…


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