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.
Oklahoma City, OK (WorkerCompensation.com) – Just days after an explosion on a gas drilling explosion killed five men, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that giving oil and gas company operators ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) — With the unemployment rate hovering at around 4 percent, employers are scrambling to find people to fill job openings, sometimes focusing on often overlooked ... Read More
Gulfport, MS (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Mississippi judge has ruled in favor of the widower of a former Mississippi state employee, awarding him his wife’s death benefits after she committed ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – The US Supreme Court won’t get into the debate over joint employment, as it chose to deny a review of DirecTV v. Hall.
The court’s decision lets ... Read More
Orlando, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Florida workers’ compensation judge has rejected a claim from an Orlando police officer that he suffered from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder after ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Boston woman has been sentenced for her part in a long-running scheme where her temporary employment agency avoided paying more than $1.7 million in taxes, and ... Read More
San Diego, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – New reforms to the tax laws may spur growth in the gig economy, some experts say.
Within the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was a provision which will allow ... Read More
An Offer I Can Probably Refuse Since one of the topics covered in this blog is technology in the workers’ compensation industry, I have been granted a press pass at the CES2019 in Las Vegas next month. CES, colloquially known as the ...