Workplace Death Traps: 9 Countries With the Worst Factory Conditions

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  • Bangladesh
  • Bangladesh
  • China
  • China
  • Nicaragua
  • Nicaragua
  • India
  • India
  • Brazil
  • Brazil
  • Philippines
  • Philippines
  • Pakistan
  • Pakistan
  • Cambodia
  • Cambodia
  • Lesotho
  • Lesotho

 Under Bad Conditions

Earlier this year, the deadliest garment factory accident in history occurred when an eight-story building collapsed in Savar, Bangladesh. More than 1,100 people were killed, approximately 2,500 were injured and the incident spotlighted glaringly deficient safety conditions within the global garment industry. Keep reading to learn about several other countries with inadequate working conditions and consistently bad track records. Patrice Peck 

(Photo: REUTERS/Stringer)

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