Temporary and Contingent Worker Safety and Health

Best Practices, Challenges and Solutions

Presented by the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center.

Supporters:
RightSourcing
Oregon OSHA
SAIF Corporation

Thursday, May 28, 2015 9 AM to 4 PM
Holiday Inn Portland South Wilsonville, 25425 SW 95th Avenue, Wilsonville, OR

Access recorded webinar presentations and handouts below.

Goal: Address safety and health provisions for temporary and contingent workers. Address best practices, as issued from OSHA and shared by staffing agencies, health and safety professionals, and employers. Discuss problems, limitations and strategies to provide all workers safe and healthy work places.


Program

 9:00- 9:10  Welcome
Ryan Olson, Ph.D., Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences
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 9:10- 9:30  Introduction to Temporary Workers and OSHA
Michael Wood, CSP, Administrator, Oregon OSHA
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 9:30- 10:15 Temporary Worker Injuries and Fatalities:  Causes and prevention; Illa Gilbert Jones, MS, CIH & Ryan Olson, PhD Oregon FACE Program, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences
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10:30-11:00  Temporary Staffing v. Worker Leasing: Understanding the differences; Lorrie Baker, Worker Leasing Program Specialist, Oregon Workers' Compensation Division
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12:45- 3:30  Best Practices & Challenges Panel/Round-table discussions/Large Group capture & discuss; Facilitated by Brad Wipfli, Ph.D., Staff Scientist, Occupational Health Sciences, OHSU

  • 12:45 - 1:00 pm: An Employer Perspective; Scott Pierson, Chief Operating Officer, Wood Castle Furniture
  •   1:00 - 2:00 pm: Orientation, Training, Safety Meetings and Language; Mark Frisco, Field Safety Specialist, TrueBlue Inc.; Paul Thielemann, Branch Manger, NW Staffing; Annalise Burrington, Branch Manager, Seletemp
    WATCH WEBINAR AFTERNOON PART 1
    VIEW HANDOUTS: Paul Thielemann and Annalise Burrington (none for Mark Frisco)
  •   2:15 - 3:15 pm: What to look for in a staffing agency: Kristin McConnell, Branch Manager, NW Staffing & Injuries & return to work: Dede Montgomery, Occupational Health Sciences
    WATCH WEBINAR AFTERNOON PART 2
    VIEW HANDOUTS: Kristin McConnell and Dede Montgomery
  •   3:15 - 3:30 pm: Facilitated report out discussion groups and questions.
      WATCH WEBINAR DISCUSSION WRAP-UP

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