Temporary workers

ARTICLES

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After the storm

Training, communication key to recovery worker safety
In the aftermath of devastating weather events, tens of thousands of storm recovery workers respond. A wide variety of potential hazards await.
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Gig workers make up nearly 1 in 8 on-the-job deaths: BLS

Washington — Independent workers – defined as people who are likely self-employed and performing short-term jobs with “no guarantee of future work beyond the task” – accounted for 12.3% of worker fatalities in 2016 and 2017, according to Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries data released Aug. 9 by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Protecting temp workers

Safety remains a challenge for this often-vulnerable segment of the workforce
Safety remains a challenge for this often-vulnerable segment of the workforce, which may account for at least 15 percent of the nation’s on-the-job deaths.
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WEBINARS

Webinar

Temporary Worker Compliance: How the Regulations Impact the Host Employer and Staffing Agency

2/16/23 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm CDT

This webinar will clarify the host employer’s and staffing agency’s responsibilities, as well as identify key federal regulations that pertain to this shared working relationship, including: Hazard assessment; training; injury and illness recordkeeping; and more. Register now.

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