Liz Carey has worked as a writer, reporter and editor for nearly 25 years. First, as an investigative reporter for Gannett and later as the Vice President of a local Chamber of Commerce, Carey has covered everything from local government to the statehouse to the aerospace industry. Her work as a reporter, as well as her work in the community, have led her to become an advocate for the working poor, as well as the small business owner.
Trenton, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) – A bill that would require businesses to fund benefit accounts for independent contractors has moved out of committee and onto that state’s legislative ... Read More
Minneapolis, MN (WorkersCompensation.com) – As protesters and rioters took the streets of cities across the United States, Americans watched as journalists were being injured while doing their ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Union leaders are asking Boston city council members insert presumption language into workers’ compensation laws assuming that frontline essential workers who ... Read More
Denver, CO (WorkersCompensation.com) – As businesses open up after measures to flatten the COVID-19 curve shuttered them, more than 1,400 Colorado workers have filed workers’ compensation claims ... Read More
Annapolis, MD (WorkersCompensation.com) – A settlement agreement signed by a firefighter doesn’t prevent his widow from seeking death benefits, a Maryland Appeals Court has found.
The court, in ... Read More
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – When NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo shut down all but essential businesses across the state to flatten the curve of infections from COVID-19, many essential workers ... Read More
Wilkesboro, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Five hundred and seventy workers at a Tyson chicken-processing plant in North Carolina have tested positive for the coronavirus, company officials said this ... Read More
Aurora, CO (WorkersCompensation.com) – Aurora police have arrested a man after he allegedly shot a Waffle House line cook who told him he wouldn’t be served without a mask.
Aurora police have ... Read More