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) - A bill introduced today in Congress by Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) would strip federal workers’ compensation from former Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr., as well as ... Read More
A group of Illinois workers’ rights organizations will present their report on fear in the workplace during a teleconference on Thursday. WorkersCompensation.com will cover the event.
The report, ... Read More
PA, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - An attorney in a lawsuit filed against retail giant Amazon says a company that delivered goods for Amazon claimed employees worked in Pennsylvania instead of New Jersey to ... Read More
As of this week, Uber will provide drivers in eight states with the option to buy workers’ compensation insurance, with financial help from raising customers’ fees.
It’s a move some say is ... Read More
(WorkersCompensation.com) - Despite more than two decades of lawsuits, exotic dancers still face issues over who pays if they are injured on the job.
And recent reports indicate the dancers work in some of ... Read More
IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - An Illinois legislator’s bill to provide benefits to temporary workers has passed the House of Representatives and is currently under consideration in the state’s ... Read More
Hard Liquor, Hard Bodies, Hard Times It is not often you hear about a workplace theft that piques your interest. It is rarer when charges related to that theft also include illegal distribution of anabolic steroids. And when the theft is ...