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.
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Officials in New York are cracking down on wage theft in the construction industry, after a string of indictments this year alleged more than 400 construction ... Read More
North Myrtle Beach, SC (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Horry County, SC councilman is backing an ordinance that would eliminate smoking in parts of the county, saying it is needed to protect customers ... Read More
Susquehanna, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Pennsylvania nuclear energy company admits it docked workers’ bonuses, but denied it was in retaliation for filing an on-the-job injury claims, ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Shiftgig, the web platform for on-demand employees, announced last week that it laid off 75 employees, nearly one third of the company’s workforce.
The ... Read More
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) – Newly installed National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) General Counsel Peter Robb sent a memo to employees of the board that seems to signal a reversal in ... Read More
Albuquerque, NM (WorkersCompensation.com) – A former police officer with the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) who was shot by a suspect in 2015, said getting shot was nothing compared to the ... Read More
Austin, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – Two Texas pharmacy owners were sentenced Friday for their part in a multi-million-dollar kickback scheme the government said bilked the federal government of ... Read More
Anchorage, AK (WorkersCompensation.com) – Three construction workers have sued their employer saying the company knew the toxic gas they were breathing in could harm them.
The lawsuit, filed against ... Read More
4-1-1 on Comp: Amazon AI Accident Robbinsville, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, was recently named the richest man in the world. But that does not mean that the company he runs is without its problems. Recently, ...