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.
Cambridge, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A new study by a workers’ compensation industry research company shows that in many states, state reforms to control physicians prescribing drugs has ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Analysts with the U. S. Postal Service looking into a spike in health care costs found ways to save more than $1 billion a year using data.
In 2015, ... Read More
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – AmTrust, one of the country’s largest workers’ compensation insurance providers, announced a partnership with a reinsurer to cover nearly $1 billion ... Read More
Springfield, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – The Illinois House of Representatives voted to override the Governor’s budget veto Thursday, but legislators say there is still work to be done to ... Read More
Springfield, MO (WorkersCompensation.com) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens signed legislation to tighten workers’ compensation rules Wednesday in an effort to curtail frivolous lawsuits.
But ... Read More
Springfield, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Illinois legislators failed to pass a balanced budget over the holiday weekend amidst a veto by the governor and calls from business leaders to enact ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – Ohio legislators passed a new budget for the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) last week, that included changes to the claims system.
The $581 ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – For companies with wellness plans, wearable devices like FitBits can be a way to engage employees, but, experts warn, there could be some risks associated with ... Read More