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.
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday it had busted nine people in a sting operation looking for unlicensed contractors.
The three-day ... Read More
Raleigh, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Gov. Roy Cooper has vetoed a bill from the North Carolina legislature that would have changed workers’ compensation for prison inmates and newspaper ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – A new rule proposed by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) would discourage doctors from jumping to back surgery as the first option for ... Read More
San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A federal judge has indicated he might send a case about NFL (National Football League) painkillers to a jury.
U. S. District Judge William Alsup heard ... Read More
Austin, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Texas appeals court reversed a $43 million injury award for a man whose leg was amputated in an industrial accident, saying his injuries were covered under ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – A New Jersey Congressman implied that a businessman cared more about his fast food product than his employees during workplace liability hearings on Capitol ... Read More
Canton, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – A change in the way county lawmakers assess workers’ compensation payments from municipalities will be good for some communities and bad for others.
County ... Read More
Cambridge, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A new study by a workers’ compensation industry research company shows that in many states, state reforms to control physicians prescribing drugs has ... Read More