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Delivering a world-class sustainable workplace safety programme

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Delivering a world-class sustainable workplace safety programme

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Delivering a world-class sustainable workplace safety programme

Who we are

The Ready-Made Garments (RMG) Sustainability Council (RSC) is an unprecedented initiative to carry forward the significant accomplishments made in workplace safety in Bangladesh.

The RSC conducts structural, electrical, fire and boiler safety inspections, supports and monitors remediation, conducts safety training and operates an independent safety & health complaints mechanism available to workers in RMG factories in Bangladesh.

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RSC's response to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has left an unprecedented impact on the RMG Sector both globally and domestically. In line with the WHO guidelines, a COVID-19 checklist has been prepared and provided to the RSC covered factories.

All covered factories are required to maintain safety measures as per the COVID-19 checklist. From 6 September 2020, the RSC resumed its structural, electrical and fire safety inspections at the covered factories amid COVID-19 pandemic. All RSC engineers/employees have been provided with COVID-19 health and safety guidelines and PPE (personal protective equipment) to ensure their safety and wellbeing during factory inspections. [Read full Article]

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What We Do

The RSC conducts structural , electrical, fire and boiler safety inspections, supports and monitors remediation, conducts safety training and operates an independent safety & health complaints mechanism available to workers in RMG factories in Bangladesh.

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Factory Inspections

All factories producing for signatory companies undergo independent regular structural, electrical and fire safety inspections. The RSC has initiated its structural, electrical and fire safety inspections amid Covid-19 Pandemic.

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Monitoring Remediation

The RSC monitors remediation progress and facilitates brand support for remediation. Updated Corrective Action Plans (CAPs) are published online.


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Safety Training

Joint labour-management Safety Committees are trained, and all factory workers are informed about essential workplace safety via All Employee Meetings (AEM’s)

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Resolving Safety Complaints

Workers and their representatives have a right to refuse unsafe work and can raise complaints with the RSC safety and health complaints mechanism.

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brands
>190
factories
>1600
workers
>2 Million

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