Temporary Workforce Safety: Are You Compliant?

  • workforce insights
  • October 22, 2013

Is your workforce safety compliant?

An increasing amount of research has revealed that temporary employees are at a greater risk of workplace injuries than their permanent counterparts. Recent tragedies have spotlighted safety’s impact on the growing number of temporary workers that support businesses throughout the U.S. With temporary workers on site at thousands of manufacturing and distribution facilities nationwide, the potential for injury can increase without the appropriate due diligence and safety precautions.

The recent fatalities of temporary employees has caught the attention of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). As a result, OSHA has established an initiative to further protect temporary employees from workplace hazards. The infographic above highlights the key ways to ensure that you are compliant with temporary worker safety.