Advisory committees

NACOSH workgroup on temp workers to meet July 28

Washington – The Temporary Workers Workgroup of OSHA’s National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health is scheduled to meet July 28 in Washington.

Topics to be discussed include gaps in protection, differences between temporary workers and contract workers, and the joint responsibility of host employers and staffing agencies.

The workgroup previously met in February and May on many of the same issues.

NACOSH advises the secretaries of labor and health and human services on occupational safety and health issues.