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Dec 4

December 4, 2012

Dec. 4 2012: Temp agency workers falling through the cracks

Thanks to John Arnold of the Workers Health and Safety Centre for sending along this article. Temp agency workers falling through cracks in OHS system The complex employment relationship between temporary agency workers, temp agencies and client employers creates loopholes and incentives that may leave low-wage temp agency workers more vulnerable to workplace injuries, says new research from the Institute for Work & Health.  Stephen, a construction site manager, is forthcoming about his use of temporary agency workers. “I’ll hire…

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