Issues & Statements
December 2, 2013 - CGIL Responds to Teresa Moda fire in Prato, Italy
The Italian General Confederation of Labour (CGIL) expresses its pain and solidarity to the families of the victims of the Teresa Moda fire and asks the government and other structures tasked with monitoring violations to start a widespread campaign to punish all illegal workplaces that make a profit from these situations
December 2, 2013 - SAI Responds to fire at Teresa Moda in Prato, Italy
News of yet another factory fire resulting in injury and a loss of 7 lives leaves us once again, deeply saddened and reflects the need to support better working conditions worldwide, not just in high risk countries.
October 9, 2013 - SAI Responds to fire at Aswad Composite Mills in Gazipur, Bangladesh
We are deeply saddened by news of the tragic fire at the Aswad Composite Mills in Gazipur, Bangladesh, which has claimed the lives of at least 10 people, both at the worker and at the manager level.
While certain parts of the report contain constructive criticism that we welcome and will consider, many of the sections contain errors of fact and substantially mischaracterize SAI’s work.
April 24, 2013 - SAI Response: Rana Plaza Building Collapse in Bangladesh
This tragedy underscores broader infrastructure risks faced by workers everyday.
November 29, 2012 - Bangladesh: Tragic Fires Underscore Urgent Safety Needs
September 2012-April 2013 - Ali Enterprises Fire in Karachi, Pakistan
September 2012 - Forced & Child Labor in Uzbekistan Cotton Industry
April 2012 - SAI Expresses Concern and Supports Call for Investigation into the Death of Prominent Worker Rights Advocate, Aminul Islam
October 2011 - Apparel Industry Call to Action Against Sandblasting
November 2010- Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining Rights in Costa Rica
August 2010- SAI Raises Concerns About Rights of Workers' Advocates in Bangladesh