Potential Risks Associated with Temporary Workers

Shopping MallThe holidays are upon us, which for many industries means busier work days, longer hours, and more hands on deck. During this busy season, many retailers and manufacturers bring on temporary workers, and it is important for employers to be mindful of the risk these employees carry if they are not properly trained. Insufficient training can lead to workplace accidents and injuries, which means workers compensation claims. In order to protect against these consequences, employers should prepare set processes and procedures, ensuring all employees are appropriately trained. These may include pre-employment screenings and on-site conditioning.

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