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.
River Falls, WI (Workerscompensation.com) - One man is behind bars today after fatally attacking his coworker with a circular saw on a job site, police said Tuesday.
Maguel A. Nabarro, 24, of St. ... Read More
Seattle, WA (WorkersCompensation.com) – An ordinance passed by the Seattle City Council would provide protections for domestic workers regardless of their classifications.
The ordinance called the ... Read More
New Orleans, LA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Employers recently busted in a statewide misclassification audit will face fines and federal penalties, authorities with the Louisiana Workforce Commission ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – As politicians and pundits call for the development of a benefits system for gig economy workers, a program to insure drivers for Uber while they are working for ... Read More
Topeka, KS (WorkersCompensation.com) – A panel of judges has overturned reform measures to the Kansas workers’ compensation laws, calling the 2013 changes unconstitutional.
On Friday, the ... Read More
Charleston, WV (WorkersCompensation.com) – The West Virginia Insurance Commissioner will sever his agreement with the Division of Employment Programs and Workers’ Compensation Defense within the ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Two Chicago residents have filed suit against Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Alderman Ed. Burke in federal court over Burke’s control of the city’s ... Read More
Redding, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Fires that rage up and down the West Coast are taking their toll on the firefighters who battle them.
In Washington, California, Nevada and Oregon, fires are ... Read More