Despite Law, Job Conditions Worsen in China

From New York Times:

Liu Pan, a 17-year-old factory worker, was crushed to death last April when the machine he was operating malfunctioned.

Somehow Mr. Liu became stuck in the machine, his sister Liu Yan recalled during a tearful interview in a village near the factory.

“When we got his body, his whole head was crushed,” Ms. Liu said. “We couldn’t even see his eyes.”

Investigating the , inspectors found a series of and safety violations at the factory, Yiuwah Stationery, which supplies cards, gift boxes and other goods to , the British supermarket chain Tesco and other companies.

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