Measures needed to reduce work-related accidents Society

Measures needed to reduce work-related accidents

Compliance with occupational safety and hygiene regulations remains lax, affecting the lives of workers and their families, an official from the HCM City Federation of Labour said at a conference held on September 11.
Craft villages shun worker safety Society

Craft villages shun worker safety

In the 39-degree Celsius heat of a summer day, carpenters in the craft village of Minh Duc in Phu Tho province diligently chop up large wooden logs to make furniture in their home-based wood workshops.
Action month for labour safety, hygiene launched Society

Action month for labour safety, hygiene launched

Trade unions need to make concerted efforts to ensure safe working places for workers, Vice President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Tran Thanh Hai said at a ceremony in Hanoi on April 28 to launch action month for labour safety and hygiene.
Work safety awareness should be increased Society

Work safety awareness should be increased

An alarming increase in the number of labour related accidents has emphasised the importance of improving awareness of the responsibility of employers, employees and the public about labour safety.