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.
Frankfort, KY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Critics, including the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), said the new workers’ compensation bill passed by the Kentucky ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more companies are using overtime to address the labor shortage.
But many worker advocates say that ... Read More
Los Angeles, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Using virtual reality headsets and software may seem like fun and games, but if Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Travelers Insurance and Samsung have anything to ... Read More
Philadelphia, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – While a federal judge ruled recently that UberBlack drivers cannot be considered employees of the company, one expert has said that underwriters should ... Read More
Northfield, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – A 62-year-old Ohio man has been charged with stealing $684,000 in workers’ compensation and disability benefits in a scheme investigators said spanned ... Read More
Juneau, AK (WorkersCompensation.com) – A statewide smoking ban proposed in Alaska would include provisions to prohibit vaping in public places as well.
SB 63, proposed by Sen. Peter Micciche, would ... Read More
The Lindh Apportionment Decision The California Court of Appeal, 1st District has now issued an opinion certified for publication in an important apportionment case, City of Petaluma V. WCAB (Aaron Lindh) (see text of the decision ...