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.
Des Moines, IA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds tweeted in late August that falling workers’ compensation rates were due to recently passed legislation, but representatives from ... Read More
San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Congressional hearings on one side of the country, and lawsuits on the other, may help to reshape the very nature of the gig economy, experts say.
A ... Read More
Oklahoma City, OK (WorkersCompensation.com) – On Tuesday, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that the date an employee was injured is the key in determining which court had jurisdiction over her claims ... Read More
Tallahassee, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – With the worst of Hurricane Irma over, insurers are breathing a sigh of relief that damage estimates have spiraled downward since last week.
According ... Read More
Hempstead, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Sixteen years after the 9/11 attacks, the list of those who died as a result of the attack is growing — and some of the latest are those who died as a ... Read More
Lowell, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has levied a $208,000 penalty against a Massachusetts behavioral health services firm it says failed to ... Read More
Fremont, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has issued a complaint against new age car company Tesla, alleging it threatened or intimidated employees from ... Read More
Athens, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – Graduate students at Ohio University hope they can rally together to become a unionized organization.
The group will meet today (Wednesday, Sept. 6) to ... Read More
Houston, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – As thousands of Houston residents tried to escape the rising flood waters of Hurricane Harvey, federal and state officials had differing views on whether or not ... Read More