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) - Sen. Mark Warner (D-Virginia) introduced legislation in Congress Thursday that would create a portable benefits plan for workers in the gig economy.
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CA, OR (WorkersCompensation.com) - While automation of jobs affects workers’ compensation claims; the automation of workers’ compensation claims impacts the insurance industry as well.
New ... Read More
MT (WorkersCompensation.com) - Montana Gov. Steve Bullock vetoed SB 116 this week, citing concerns over disability discrimination and employees’ medical privacy. Previous WorkersCompensation.com ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - Amendments to an Ohio workers’ compensation budget bill would strip workers’ compensation benefits from undocumented workers if they are hurt on the ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - For more than nine years, Victoria, a warehouse employee in Chicago, worked making pizza boxes. On call seven days a week, she worked to earn a living the best she ... Read More
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) - A bill introduced today in Congress by Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) would strip federal workers’ compensation from former Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr., as well as ... Read More
A group of Illinois workers’ rights organizations will present their report on fear in the workplace during a teleconference on Thursday. WorkersCompensation.com will cover the event.
The report, ... Read More
PA, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - An attorney in a lawsuit filed against retail giant Amazon says a company that delivered goods for Amazon claimed employees worked in Pennsylvania instead of New Jersey to ... Read More