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.
Farmington, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – An employee mauled by a captive bear at one of Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands resorts is suing the resort’s ownership, veterinary consultants and ... Read More
McHenry, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Two service employees are dead this week after run-ins with customers late last week.
In McHenry, a northwest suburb of Chicago, police reported that a Jiffy ... Read More
Brooklyn, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Attacks against food service and other workers in New York over everything from masks to cash only transactions continued this week.
On July 15, in the ... Read More
Dallas, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – As more and more passengers attack flight attendants – verbally, emotionally and physically – one organizer says airline flight crews need help with ... Read More
Salem, OR (WorkersCompensation.com) – Unprecedented heat in the Northwest is forcing some state agencies to put in place new rules for outdoor workers.
Last week, the Oregon OSHA issued new heat ... Read More
Spring, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) -- The owner of a Spring, Texas, food truck has started a GoFundMe campaign to help his employee recover from injuries she received when the food truck was hit by an ... Read More
White Plains, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Fifteen states, including New York and Massachusetts, have settled with Purdue Pharma in an agreement that would move forward a $4.5 billion judgement ... Read More