Wal-Mart to hold safety checks at Bangladesh factories

Wal-Mart has announced it will be conducting in-depth safety inspections at all 279 Bangladesh factories it works with, as pressure mounts on retailers to ensure worker safety after April's deadly building collapse in Dhaka, which killed more than a thousand people.

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Firms back Bangladesh safety plan

The owner of TopShop has joined other retailers including Primark and H&M in signing up to a deal on better safety checks in Bangladesh aimed at preventing any repeats of the building collapse that left more than 1,000 workers dead.