The Act grants businesses the tort immunity provided to employers under the Workers’ Compensation Act when the business uses the services of a temporary help contracting firm or an employee leasing company. The Act provides that temporary help contracting firms and employee leasing companies are statutory employers for the purpose of workers’ compensation benefits.
Carole E. Powell,
LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS Workers' Compensation: Grant Immunity to Businesses Using Services of a Temporary Help Contracting Firm or Employee Leasing Company,
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