Public Health Researcher, and Chicago Workers Collaborative Release “Dangerous Dozen” Temp Agencies in Illinois
While most people are familiar with Weber Grills, few of us know about the safety conditions of the workplaces where such name-brand products are manufactured.
Hundreds of the workers at the Palatine, IL-based Weber Grill factory do not work directly for the company. Instead they work for Metro Staff, a temporary agency with employee staffing and recruiting offices located through out the Chicago land area. Metro Staff leads the list in The Dangerous Dozen: Chicago Region’s Temporary Staffing Agencies with High Rates of Worker Injuries, a new report released today by the Chicago Workers Collaborative (CWC).
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