OSHA Temporary Worker Initiative Issues Two New Guidances

Apr 08, 2015 No Comments by

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued two new guidance bulletins as part of its Temporary Worker Initiative, which focuses on staffing agencies’ and host employers’ shared responsibility for temporary worker safety and health on the job. One new guidance addresses requirements for providing and ensuring proper use of personal protective equipment. The […]

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Messaging guidance for employment social enterprises

Dec 02, 2014 No Comments by

A new resource from REDF offers communications guidance for alternative staffing and other employment-focused social enterprises. The messaging guidelines recommend key words and phrases that resonate with business customers, public officials and funders, based on a survey and in-depth interviews conducted by APCO Worldwide. In communicating with business customers, for example, the report highlights the […]

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Member Profile: Goodwill Staffing, Colorado Springs

Mar 13, 2013 No Comments by

Goodwill Staffing in Colorado Springs began operating in 1998 as a way to expand employment services to economically disadvantaged individuals referred from the Department of Human Services. Around that time, Goodwill job developers were increasingly hearing from employers, “We use staffing companies,” and management was aware of other Goodwills that had developed staffing agencies. Discover […]

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