Turning the city's resolution into policies that protect health and safety is one fight that lies ahead. Another is forging a wall of resistance from San Diego to Vancouver, BC.
In treating workers as replaceable units of labor, the temp industry can overlook workers' most basic human needs.
Steve Horn is a freelance investigative journalist, and a researcher and writer at DeSmogBlog.
Sarah Blaskey is a freelance journalist based in Madison, Wisconsin, and a former volunteer at the WORT Community Radio Station in Madison.