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.
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.
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Portland, OR (WorkersCompensation.com) – Industry experts predict that today’s eclipse may cost employers more than just lost productivity; it may cost them workers’ compensation claims as ... Read More
Los Angeles, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – While a recent California lawsuit vs. a contractor charged with misclassifying employees indicates crimes against employees is a continuing issue, some ... Read More
Los Angeles, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The California Labor Commission filed a $6.3 million lawsuit against a concrete contractor Monday, charging that the contractor misclassified employees and ... Read More
Austin, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – A federal agency has stepped in to investigate whether or not modified SUVs are responsible for the carbon dioxide poisoning of police officers across the ... Read More
Nashville, TN (WorkersCompensation.com) – Employees at the Metro-Davidson County Detention Facility in Nashville were denied workers’ compensation claims resulting from a scabies outbreak at the ... Read More
AIA and PCI Announce Merger Discussions Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Two of the insurance industry’s biggest professional organizations announced they will enter into merger talks Wednesday, according to a ...