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Gov’t Vows to Enhance Safety at Power Plants

Gov’t Vows to Enhance Safety at Power Plants

SEOUL, Dec. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government vowed Monday to conduct emergency inspections at a coal power plant following the death of a young worker and beef up safety measures in workplaces. The measures comes after a 24-year-old sub-contract worker at the Korea Western Power Co. (KOWEPO) was killed in a conveyor [...]

Government Introduces Stringent Safety Procedures for Performances, Regional Festivals

Government Introduces Stringent Safety Procedures for Performances, Regional Festivals

SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of the Interior and Safety revealed on November 13 that it has identified eight focal areas for upgrading safety regulations after poring over fifteen causes of overcrowding accidents in the last 25 years.  The ministry will require a video showing the various exits and evacuation procedures to [...]

Restrooms Go High-Tech with New Safety Features

Restrooms Go High-Tech with New Safety Features

DAEJEON, South Korea, June 28 (Korea Bizwire) – With the recent murder of a 23-year-old woman at a public restroom near the Gangnam subway station bringing concern over safety at public facilities to the forefront, police and local government bodies in Daejeon and Chungnam Province are making an effort to come up with safety countermeasures. Some [...]