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.
Albany, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Rides that were never given. Patient kickbacks. No workers’ compensation coverage for employees. False documents. They were all part of “the Northway ... Read More
Pahoa, HI (WorkersCompensation.com) – After weeks of lava flowing from Kilauea, thousands are out of work from closings, or lack of tourism.
Kilauea began erupting on May 3 with more than 20 ... Read More
Santa Fe, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – Authorities confirmed that two police officers and two teachers at a high school in Santa Fe were among the injured and dead in a school shooting there on ... Read More
Aliso Viejo, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The owner of a day spa located in an office building on Mareblu Avenue in Aliso Viejo is believed to be the victim of a deadly explosion there this ... Read More
Fresno, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A former Chipotle manager, accused of stealing $626, claims she was fired over a workers’ compensation claim instead.
Jeanette Ortiz, a 14-year veteran of ... Read More
Dallas, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – Southwest Airlines, in the face of a lawsuit and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigation, said it is doing what it can to support its employees ... Read More
Advocacy Based Claims Comes of Age at NWCDC For the many people who have been advocating a shift in our workers’ compensation claims handling philosophy the last few years, this year’s National Workers’ Compensation and Disability ...