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.
Raleigh, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) – North Carolina’s retirement system director wants the state to turn to the families of dead state employees who received too much money from benefits, ... Read More
Georgetown, SC (WorkersCompensation.com) – As tourist locations along the southeastern seaboard shuttered businesses and hunkered down for a rare winter snow storm, employers throughout the Northeast ... Read More
Long Beach, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A prominent California attorney is dead, and another is hospitalized after being shot by one of the partners in their law firm.
Major Langer, 75, ... Read More
Columbia, SC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Prior to the holidays, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, citing an opioid epidemic in his state, signed an executive order limiting the initial prescription ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – For the third year in a row, workplace fatalities have increased, to the highest level since 2010.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were ... Read More
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Officials in New York are cracking down on wage theft in the construction industry, after a string of indictments this year alleged more than 400 construction ... Read More