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.
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
Bedminster, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - President Donald J. Trump announced Thursday that he and his administration are working on plans to call the opioid crisis in America a national ... Read More
Phoenix, AZ (WorkersCompensation.com) – A drug company sued by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is preparing to pay up to $4.5 million to settle the suit, according to the company’s ... Read More
Hard Liquor, Hard Bodies, Hard Times It is not often you hear about a workplace theft that piques your interest. It is rarer when charges related to that theft also include illegal distribution of anabolic steroids. And when the theft is ...