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Bangladesh, Recalling Fatal Fire, Hosts Safety Expo

In the crowded conference center here in Bangladesh’s capital, fire alarms sounded this week – but fortunately there was no fire. Exhibitors at this building and fire safety expo were showing potential customers their wares. At some 90 booths, companies displayed fire alarm systems, smoke detectors, fire extinguishers and other equipment. About 10,000 people attended this week’s three-day conference to learn about equipment and practices that will make the country’s garment factories...

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