TITLE

ASIA'S SORRY SAFETY RECORD

AUTHOR(S)
L. S.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Jan2010, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the ferry disasters that have occurred in several countries in Asia including Philippines, Bangladesh and Indonesia.
ACCESSION #
47798667

 

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