A group of delegates from China’s State Administration of Work Safety visited the Jiading district of Shanghai, on Jan 18, to learn about its production safety.
An inspection team from the Fujian Provincial Safety Supervision Bureau visited the Pingtan Comprehensive Pilot Zone on Jan 16, to inspect measures implemented to guarantee safe production.
A draft amendment to the work safety law that sets harsher punishments for those responsible for work accidents will soon be passed by the State Council and presented to the top legislature for review.
The work safety director should be responsible for assisting enterprise leaders in the overall supervision of work safety management, Huang said.
The China Employee Benefits Index (CEBI) is the first index of employee social protection in China.
The complicated working environment presents great obstacles for officials and activists of trade unions.
Trade unions should strive within the legal framework for rights and benefits both for workers and themselves.
Over the past year, trade unions across China have done their utmost to uphold migrant workers’ rights, scoring substantial achievements.
An employer who maliciously defaulted on workers’ wages were sentenced to two and a half years in prison and a fine of up to 50,000 yuan.
Sichuan Trade Union Federation opened a hotline besides offering legal aid on its micro blog.
In 1953, China established a retirement pension system for enterprise employees.