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) – According to a recently released report from the US Census Bureau, more than 75 percent of all businesses in the United States have no employees.
And ... Read More
Sweetwater, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Federal officials have fined the contractors who designed a failed pedestrian bridge, as well as the contractors who built it, nearly $90,000 for ... Read More
Fremont, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – California automaker Tesla is under more investigations into worker safety issues, according to the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health. To ... Read More
Aberdeen, MD (WorkersCompensation.com) – A woman who entered a Rite Aid distribution center and killed three people before turning her gun on herself Thursday marked the third workplace shooting in ... Read More
Long Island, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – A son of an employee killed in a cave-in is suing his father’s employer for $50 million citing safety concerns.
The defendant, Don Antorino, of ... Read More
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – While hiring gig workers may save employers money on benefits, consumers and others may pay the price of those savings.
According to a new survey from Korn ... Read More
Greeneville, TN (WorkersCompensation.com) – The owner of a slaughterhouse and meatpacking plant faces more than 25 years in prison and nearly $1 million in fines for employing undocumented immigrants ... Read More
San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – A California limousine company has filed suit against Uber Technologies alleging the ride-sharing company has unfairly stolen business from its competitors ... Read More