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.


Monthly Update April 2015

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Accord Disclosure on Refusal to Temporarily Evacuate Factory

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Monthly Update March 2015

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Short video about the Accord’s inspection programme and its progress in making factories in Bangladesh safe.
Fire safety

NEW: Brochure introducing the Accord.

Two years ago, 1,129 people died in a Bangladesh factory collapse. The problems still haven’t been fixed.…

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