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.
MT (WorkersCompensation.com) - Montana Gov. Steve Bullock vetoed SB 116 this week, citing concerns over disability discrimination and employees’ medical privacy. Previous WorkersCompensation.com ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - Amendments to an Ohio workers’ compensation budget bill would strip workers’ compensation benefits from undocumented workers if they are hurt on the ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - For more than nine years, Victoria, a warehouse employee in Chicago, worked making pizza boxes. On call seven days a week, she worked to earn a living the best she ... Read More
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) - A bill introduced today in Congress by Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) would strip federal workers’ compensation from former Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr., as well as ... Read More
A group of Illinois workers’ rights organizations will present their report on fear in the workplace during a teleconference on Thursday. WorkersCompensation.com will cover the event.
The report, ... Read More
PA, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - An attorney in a lawsuit filed against retail giant Amazon says a company that delivered goods for Amazon claimed employees worked in Pennsylvania instead of New Jersey to ... Read More
As of this week, Uber will provide drivers in eight states with the option to buy workers’ compensation insurance, with financial help from raising customers’ fees.
It’s a move some say is ... Read More