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.
Aurora, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – A report released Monday showed the workplace shooter who killed five employees in Aurora, IL in February, told a co-worker he would kill fellow workers if he was ... Read More
Beack Park, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Eleven firefighters were among those who succumbed to the fumes of a chemical spill at a Chicago suburb on Thursday.
Lake Forest Fire Chief Mike Gallo said ... Read More
Denver, CO (WorkersCompensation.com) – The cannabis industry is the fastest growing industry in the country, according to CNBC. Cannabis manufacturers and distributors created 64,389 new jobs in 2018. ... Read More
Muncy Township, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A female worker at a meat processing plant has died after falling into a commercial meat grinder, officials in Pennsylvania report.
According to the ... Read More
Frankfort, KY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Among the purchases made by the Kentucky workers’ compensation agency the Kentucky State Auditor has questions about are thousands spent at one of the ... Read More
Fremont, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Doctors working for the on-site clinic for auto manufacturer Tesla downplayed worker injuries and in some cases denied they were work-related at all, according ... Read More
Mansfield, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – An Ohio judge has sentenced the owner of a trucking company to pay more than $140,000 to the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation after he was convicted ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Graduate students at Loyola University blocked the entrance to administrative offices on Monday, a protest for the school refusing to treat them as employees and ... Read More