Ctg ship-breaker fined for ignoring workers' safety

Author: Daily Star [Bangladesh], Published on: 30 August 2010

The Department of Environment (DoE) yesterday fined a ship-breaking yard at Sonaichhari...for ignoring workers' safety and environmental pollution.... This is the first time a ship-breaking yard was penalized...[O]ne worker was killed and four others were injured in a fire on July 12 while cutting an oil tanker of a ship at the ship-breaking yard...

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