Nonstandard work arrangements and worker health and safety

  title={Nonstandard work arrangements and worker health and safety},
  author={John Howard},
  journal={American Journal of Industrial Medicine},
  • J. Howard
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Arrangements between those who perform work and those who provide jobs come in many different forms. Standard work arrangements now exist alongside several nonstandard arrangements: agency work, contract work, and gig work. While standard work arrangements are still the most prevalent types, the rise of nonstandard work arrangements, especially temporary agency, contract, and "gig" arrangements, and the potential effects of these new arrangements on worker health and safety have captured the… 
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