May 12, 2015
On May 28 in Wilsonville, the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center are presenting a symposium on safety and health issues affecting temporary workers. The event is open to anyone interested in creating safe workplaces for temporary and contingent workers, including health and safety professionals, human resource professionals, staffing agency safety and personnel representatives, labor representatives, regulators, and researchers.
The program includes discussions of temporary worker fatalities, the differences between temporary staffing and worker leasing, and best practices for staffing and leasing agencies.
More information is on the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences website.
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