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, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Whistleblowers inside the White House say Ronny Jackson, President Trump’s personal physician and nominee to run the Veterans Administration, has a ... Read More
Frankfort, KY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Critics, including the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), said the new workers’ compensation bill passed by the Kentucky ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more companies are using overtime to address the labor shortage.
But many worker advocates say that ... Read More
Los Angeles, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Using virtual reality headsets and software may seem like fun and games, but if Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Travelers Insurance and Samsung have anything to ... Read More
Philadelphia, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – While a federal judge ruled recently that UberBlack drivers cannot be considered employees of the company, one expert has said that underwriters should ... Read More
This Can't Go On Forever, Right
The ratio of wages to the cost of living is what the economist calls real wages; the desirability of having real wages as high as possible, consistent with high employment, is a social objective. Rises in ...