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.
Hilo, HI (WorkersCompensation.com) – As the eruption of Kilauea volcano continues into its second week, Hawaii County officials said that some of its employees have been exposed to poisonous sulphur ... Read More
Los Angeles, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Former professional football player Brad Culpepper will head to court for workers’ compensation fraud, per a California judge’s order.
Culpepper ... Read More
West Fargo, ND (WorkersCompensation.com) – Kijesta Molch, a fifth grade teacher with West Fargo Public Schools, said teachers there come to school with the worry that they may be attacked by a ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Attacking the opioid epidemic at the federal level starts with limiting the amount of opioids prescribed to federal workers injured on the job.
During a May ... Read More
Waukesha County, WI (WorkersCompensation.com) – At the end of April this year, law enforcement agencies across the country collected literal tons of prescription medication.
Actions like that, some ... Read More
Nashville, TN – As funerals for the two Nashville Waffle House employees killed in a horrific early morning shooting were laid to rest this week, James Shaw, Jr., now known as the “Waffle House ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump’s former nominee to be head of the Veterans Administration, will not return to his role as physician to the ... Read More
San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A ruling yesterday in the California Supreme Court could change the way the gig economy works, experts have said.
In the case of Dynamax vs. The Superior ... Read More
I Left My Heart, In Southwest's Cargo A story that made a big impact this week on social media and elsewhere, that involves a human heart left in an airplane cargo hold and a flight rerouted to deliver it, is a lesson that perceptions can be ...