Focus: Workers Compensation - Temporary Agency This appeal requires us to address the following issue: can an employee of a temporary help agency
who has been injured in the course of his or her employment and who has not made a workers compensation claim bring a tort claim against his or her temporary employer?
This will also apply for temporary help agency
employees doing the same job as permanent employees at the company they are assigned to.
After leaving Yamaichi, Nagano was first employed by Merrill Lynch Japan and then worked for temporary help agency
Consider first agency temporaries, namely, workers paid by a temporary help agency
1] In the supplements, information was collected on employment in four types of flexible or "alternative" work arrangements: temporary help agency
assignments, on-call work, independent contracting, and contract company assignments.
This is an arrangement where an individual works for one firm but is actually employed by another, such as a temporary help agency
TABLE 2 Wages of Nonstandard Workers, Compared to Regular Full-Time Workers with Similar Education and Other Personal Characteristics, by NSWA and Sex (Difference in %) Work Arrangement Women Men Regular Part-Time -20% -24% Temporary Help Agency
-17 -21 On-Call -21 -9 Self-Employment -25 -13 Independent Contracting -14 -5 Contract Company 0 7 Source: Kalleberg, Arne L.
Nonstandard work arrangements (independent contracting, working for a temporary help agency
, contract or on-call work, day labor, self-employment, and regular part-time employment) are growing more common in the United States.
Manpower, the nation's largest temporary help agency
, announced in june that it will now supply executive temporaries to clients.
Whether contracting with a temporary help agency
, cleaning firm or computer consultant, clearly state the company's position.
People who desire to work on a temporary basis often deal directly with employers, but others find it beneficial to use the services of a temporary help agency