Wal-Mart Won't Sign Pact, Has Own Way To Protect Workers

May 15, 2013
Originally published on May 15, 2013 6:35 am

Following a factory collapse in Bangladesh that killed more than 1,000 people, Wal-Mart has declined to join a multi-company factory safety accord to try to prevent future disasters. Instead, the world's largest retailer announced its own set of inspection and safety measures.