EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
APPEALS BOARD

Summary of Labor Ready - DAR
Labor Ready furnishes employees to other employers. One of Labor Ready’s employees, working at a construction site for another employer, was seriously injured and Labor Ready did not report the serious injury to the Division. The Board holds that all employers (primary, secondary, etc.) of a seriously injured employee have a separate duty to report the injury to the Division. A regulatory violation of section 342(a) was sustained against Labor Ready.

 

LABOR READY, INC. 99-3350
May 11, 2001