An employee of a company that develops virtual reality training programs demonstrates the handling of an industrial accidents involving dangerous chemicals at the Korea International Construction & Industrial Safety Expo on Tuesday.
The government on Friday recognized a nursing assistant, whose body was paralyzed after receiving her Covid-19 vaccination, as a victim of a work accident, the first such case in Korea.
Deliverymen, said by civic groups to be overworked as a result of the online shopping boom, now face another problem to add to their woes.
Business lobbying groups held an emergency meeting on Wednesday to protest a bill aimed at holding the heads of corporations accountable for workplace death and injury in a last-minute effort ahead of the planned passage of the legislation.
Members of a couriers’ union, aboard bikes, stage a rally near Gangnam Station in southern Seoul on Wednesday to demand that couriers be eligible for industrial accident compensation insurance.