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Craig Johnson

About Craig Johnson

Craig Johnson is senior managing editor of Staffing Industry Review and Staffing Industry Analysts Daily News.
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House moves to roll back NLRB ruling on joint employment

By |November 8th, 2017|

The US House has approved the legislation that would roll back a 2015 National Labor Relations Board ruling that significantly expanded the definition of joint employment.
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Contingent worker injected with flammable gas, staffing buyer hit with fines

By |November 1st, 2017|

Staffing buyer to pay $150,000 after a contingent worker was injected with flammable gas; Two staffing suppliers also face penalties.
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Independent contractor costs buyer millions in injury case

By |October 25th, 2017|

Severe injuries caused by an independent contractor are costing the contingent workforce buyer $6.2 million after a jury ruled the buyer is partly to blame.
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Danger, Will Robinson! Center to study robot safety

By |October 18th, 2017|

Robots may be part of contingent worker mix in the future, but are they safe? With 61 workplace deaths caused by robots, a new center is set to study their safety implications.
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These are the champions

By |October 4th, 2017|

Contingent workforce managers form teams to test their mettle, compete to solve hypothetical scenarios.
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How large firms use freelancers

By |September 27th, 2017|

A report by the Oxford Internet Institute explores large companies' use of online staffing, citing three motivating factors.
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CWS Summit highlights flex work management, elevating program

By |September 20th, 2017|

Statement-of-work consulting, the future of the gig economy and getting the best talent were among the hot topics at last weeks’ contingent workforce conferences.
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CWS Summit: Working through uncertainty and change

By |September 13th, 2017|

Attendees at the 2017 CWS Summit this week discussed a wide range of topics. Among them, the effect of artificial intelligence on the world of work, workplace safety, statement of work and the state of the economy.
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Disaster preparedness: Harvey and the CW program

By |August 30th, 2017|

Hurricane Harvey overtook the Houston area over the weekend, causing devastation and substantial business disruptions. Major incidents can happen with no warning. How to plan ahead.
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IC suit against FedEx seeks class action status; other CW legal news

By |August 23rd, 2017|

FedEx driver seeks class action status in misclassification case; Apple workers seek compensation for security check time; H-1B spouses may lose rights to work.