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.
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – A former American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) professor has filed a claim with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) for workers’ compensation after ... Read More
Carthage, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Some Illinois business owners and employees want Gov. Bruce Rauner to know the state’s budget, tax system and workers’ compensation rates put them ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday it had busted nine people in a sting operation looking for unlicensed contractors.
The three-day ... Read More
Raleigh, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Gov. Roy Cooper has vetoed a bill from the North Carolina legislature that would have changed workers’ compensation for prison inmates and newspaper ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – A new rule proposed by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) would discourage doctors from jumping to back surgery as the first option for ... Read More
San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A federal judge has indicated he might send a case about NFL (National Football League) painkillers to a jury.
U. S. District Judge William Alsup heard ... Read More
Austin, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Texas appeals court reversed a $43 million injury award for a man whose leg was amputated in an industrial accident, saying his injuries were covered under ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – A New Jersey Congressman implied that a businessman cared more about his fast food product than his employees during workplace liability hearings on Capitol ... Read More
The Developing Disability Dilemma in North Carolina Written by: S. Scott FarwellRecent rulings from The North Carolina Supreme Court and Court of Appeals have set Workers’ Compensation Defendants somewhat adrift regarding the burdens of proof relating to ...