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.
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) – Perdue Pharma has pleaded guilty in the U.S. Department of Justice’s criminal case against it, and has agreed to pay $8 billion in fines as part of ... Read More
Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – For gig workers in California, like those at Uber, Lyft and DoorDash, it’s up to voters now whether they will be considered employees or independent ... Read More
Gold Bar, WA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A former small-town police chief’s arraignment on two counts of making false statements was delayed on Monday when prosecutors from the Washington ... Read More
Wake Forest, N.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) – A former Republican state legislator is accused of assaulting an election worker Friday morning.
Gary Sims, the director of the Wake County Board of ... Read More
Henrico County, Va. (WorkersCompensation.com) – It was a deadly start to the week for employees last Monday and Tuesday, especially employees working east of the Mississippi River.
Three workers died ... Read More
Houston, Texas (WorkersCompensation.com) – While a new settlement in numerous cases against the largest generic opioid manufacturer in the United States means states will get more money up front, ... Read More
San Antonio, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – Just days before postal workers in Portsmouth, Va., paid tribute to a fellow worker killed on the job, another U.S. Postal Service Worker was attacked while ... Read More
Commerce Township, MI (WorkerCompensation.com) – A Michigan municipal worker had to take himself to the hospital last week after the political campaign signs he was moving sliced open his ... Read More
San Francisco, Cal. (WorkersCompensation.com) – A jury could determine whether or not Walmart Stores Inc. violated federal disability and medical leave laws when it fired a worker after she declined a ... Read More
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The Trump administration campaigned and took office on a federal deregulatory agenda. On the eve of the 2020 Presidential Election, pundits in Washington are keeping an eye ...