March 12, 2020

Free ASA Webinar Today—Coronavirus Resources

Today’s ASA webinar “COVID-19 Answers and Resources for Employers,” sponsored by Essential StaffCARE, takes place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern time. Get the latest information about the possible effects of COVID-19 in the workplace and tips on how to communicate with temporary workers and clients.

To learn more and to register, visit Access the ASA web page dedicated to COVID-19 information and resources for staffing companies at

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Upcoming Events

Help Prevent Workplace Harassment; Comply With the Law

Provide training for temporary workers—and comply with the law—with cost-effective and state-specific training. ASA has introduced a comprehensive online course specifically for staffing company use.

ASA has partnered with Kantola Training Solutions to provide full-service training for the temporary workers staffing companies employ. It allows you to track candidate and employee progress, download status reports, and more. The training was co-developed with Littler, the world’s largest labor and employment law firm.

Visit for details. ASA members receive a discount.

ASA also offers a basic harassment prevention training product in collaboration with the New York Staffing Association, an ASA-affiliated chapter.

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