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.
Denver, CO (WorkersCompensation.com) – As businesses open up after measures to flatten the COVID-19 curve shuttered them, more than 1,400 Colorado workers have filed workers’ compensation claims ... Read More
Annapolis, MD (WorkersCompensation.com) – A settlement agreement signed by a firefighter doesn’t prevent his widow from seeking death benefits, a Maryland Appeals Court has found.
The court, in ... Read More
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – When NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo shut down all but essential businesses across the state to flatten the curve of infections from COVID-19, many essential workers ... Read More
Wilkesboro, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) – Five hundred and seventy workers at a Tyson chicken-processing plant in North Carolina have tested positive for the coronavirus, company officials said this ... Read More
Aurora, CO (WorkersCompensation.com) – Aurora police have arrested a man after he allegedly shot a Waffle House line cook who told him he wouldn’t be served without a mask.
Aurora police have ... Read More
Philadelphia, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Pond Lehocky Giordano, a Philadelphia-based workers’ compensation law firm, announced Tuesday that it will be laying off about 25 percent of its ... Read More
Amarillo, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Texas family has filed a lawsuit against the Tyson Plant in Amarillo after a mother of four passed away from COVID-19. The family alleges she caught the ... Read More
Cincinnati, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – Just four days after news spread that Cincinnati-based grocery store chain Kroger would be suspending its “Hero Pay,” the store shifted gear and ... Read More
COVID's Impact on Work Comp -- Moody's View Moody’s report on the impact of COVID19 on workers’ compensation says stuff I agree with, namely:
Premium dollars will drop.
Rates will drop.
Claim counts will drop.
It also ...