A NIOSH Commentary reviews the current research and paints a troubling picture for nonstandard workers
It is no secret that more and more work is being performed by American workers outside of the traditional employer-employee relationship. Employers...
Study argues that lack of coordination in gathering data on contingent and temporary workers has resulted in undercounting and misclassifying of work hazards
Thomas A. Robinson, J.D., the Feature National Columnist for the LexisNexis Workers’...
Labor Contracting; Client Liability; Temporary Workers. AB 1897 (Ch. No. __), signed by Governor Brown on Sept. 28, 2014, establishes civil legal responsibility and civil liability of client employers, which obtain workers from third-party labor contractors...
By Karen C. Yotis, Esq. and Robin E. Kobayashi, J.D.
A farm worker is crushed to death after his tractor flips and pins him between the tractor and the wagon it was pulling.
A construction worker is struck and killed by a swinging crane when another...