Imperfect work conditions in Bangladesh RMG sector

Vishal Sharma (University Business School, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, India)

International Journal of Law and Management

ISSN: 1754-243X

Publication date: 9 February 2015

Abstract

Purpose

The purpose of this paper is to reflect on the effectiveness of labour law in Bangladesh and provide suggestions to improve working conditions in the country.

Design/methodology/approach

The article provides an analysis of the factual impact of labour law in Bangladesh.

Findings

The study reveals the appalling condition in the ready-made garment industry. The factory owners tend to bend the laws and exploit the workers.

Originality/value

The paper offers some suggestions to improve the working conditions of the workers in the garment industry of Bangladesh.

Keywords

Citation

Sharma, V. (2015), "Imperfect work conditions in Bangladesh RMG sector", International Journal of Law and Management, Vol. 57 No. 1, pp. 28-37. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLMA-07-2013-0034

Publisher

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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