26 Oct '12, 2pm

Call on Gap to protect Bangladeshi workers' lives

Call on Gap to protect Bangladeshi workers' lives

Six months ago Gap publicly promised it would sign on to a worker safety program similar to the Tommy Hilfiger and Tchibo agreement. Instead this month Gap announced their own , corporate-controlled, fire safety program – one that includes no legal commitments to workers, no oversight by worker organisations, and no transparency. This is yet another version of Gap saying: ‘trust us; we care about our workers’ – like the programs they had in place when 29 workers were killed at their Bangladeshi supplier in December 2010.

Full article: http://www.cleanclothes.org/urgent-actions/gap-appeal

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