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.
San Bruno, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A female suspect is dead and at least four others are injured after the suspect opened fire inside the offices of YouTube’s California headquarters. ... Read More
Edwardsville, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – An injured worker who lost his workers’ compensation claim in 2016 is suing his attorneys for malpractice.
Edward Holmes, of Louisiana, filed a ... Read More
KY Workers’ Compensation Reform bill heads to Gov. Matt Bevin for signing.
Generally believed to be the biggest changes to workers’ compensation in that state in decades, the measure passed the ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A study into the effects of medical marijuana laws on prescription costs shows that not only do medical marijuana laws reduce spending on prescriptions, but they ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Workers’ compensation could see a staggering increase in claims and costs in the future, with little benefit to workers, a senior fellow at the Segwick ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The impact of opioid addiction in the workplace costs employers far more than working to address the issue in the workplace does, a panel of experts told ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A former commissioner with the US Bureau of Labor Statistics said the data on the labor force doesn’t match the general perception that the gig economy is ... Read More
Sweetwater, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – A construction worker injured in the collapse of the Florida International University bridge credits his harness for saving his life.
On Thursday, ... Read More
Changes in Monday Claims A Case of the Mondays
Sometimes injuries that are not work-related get claimed as workers compensation. Workers may get injured away from their job, but say the injury is related to work to reap better ...