Dhaka-based investigative reporter Syed-Zain al-Mahmoud
discusses Wednesday's collapse of a garment factory
in the suburbs of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The number of dead has now passed 300 people, and officials fear that hundreds more are still inside. Q last spoke to al-Mahmoud after the Tazreen factory fire
in November 2012 that killed more than 100 people, and he offers insights into it would take to improve labour standards in Bangladesh, and what responsibility western consumers and retailers like Joe Fresh should bear in tragedies like this. Plus, listen to the opening essay
yesterday about the disaster.