Temp workers board vans outside Brickforce Staffing on French Street to take them to warehouses in New Brunswick, NJ on April 18, 2013. Across America, temp work has become a mainstay of the blue-collar economy, leading to the proliferation of ?temp towns? ? places where it's difficult to find work except through a temp agency and where workers suffer wage theft, no benefits and high injury rates, all for jobs that may end tomorrow for any reason.
Copyright Melanie Burford