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.
Houston, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – As thousands of Houston residents tried to escape the rising flood waters of Hurricane Harvey, federal and state officials had differing views on whether or not ... Read More
Houston, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – As the flood water recedes from Houston, the process of rebuilding begins. And for as much as half of the state’s construction workforce, the question is ... Read More
Cinnaminson, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) – Three Brazilian men have been arrested in New Jersey for what authorities say was a $100 million money laundering scheme.
Following a nine-month ... Read More
Tallahassee, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Rates for workers’ compensation insurance will go down by 9.3 percent in Florida for 2018, according to a report issued today by the National Council ... Read More
Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A California man is calling one of the state parks a disaster waiting to happen for state park employees, after his son contracted hantavirus at the park this ... Read More
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) – With more senior citizens staying in the workforce, companies face higher costs as the workforce ages.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly ... Read More
Santa Fe, NM (WorkersCompensation.com) – A New York attorney is asking the federal government to reconsider how it estimates radiation exposure when considering how to compensate former nuclear arms ... Read More
Durham, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) – According to a recent study, nearly 20 percent of hospitality employees have substance abuse disorder, and the percentage is rising.
According to the ... Read More
Guadalupe, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A food packaging company and its labor broker have agreed to pay nearly $6 million to settle a lawsuit brought by 100 current and former employees.
Apio, a ... Read More
Hard Liquor, Hard Bodies, Hard Times It is not often you hear about a workplace theft that piques your interest. It is rarer when charges related to that theft also include illegal distribution of anabolic steroids. And when the theft is ...