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Source: online.wsj.com --- Thursday, May 16, 2013At least two people died when a ceiling collapsed in a shoe Factory outside the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, the latest in a string of deadly garment-industry accidents.
At least 2 dead after walkway collapses at shoe factory
Six other people were injured by the fallen walkway in a warehouse adjoining the factory, which is south of the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh, said National Police Spokesman Kirt Chantharith.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Cambodian shoe factory collapse kills 2, injures 7
Cambodian rescuers work at the site of a factory collapse in Kai Ruong village, south of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Thursday, May 16, 2013.
Wall Street Journal
Shoe Factory Collapses in Cambodia
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Roof collapse at Cambodian shoe plant kills three
Three people were killed when the ceiling of a warehouse fell in at a shoe factory in Cambodia, a government minister said on Thursday, adding to concerns about safety standards at Asian factories producing cheap clothing.
Wed May 15, 2013
Cambodian shoe factory accident kills 2, injures 6
Part of a shoe factory in Cambodia collapsed while several dozen workers were inside the building early Thursday, and police say two bodies have been pulled out of the wreckage.